Sura (Suri) an Asian elephant at Rostock Zoo

☨ Sura (Suri)
ID nr:EEP Number: 5609 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 2 years old
Dead date: 1961-08-20
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Rostock Zoo
ArrivalRostock Zoo 1961-05-19 from George Munro
Born:* 1959 India
Document updated2013-11-20: year of arival? alt name
Claimed by Zoo Rostock to have arrived 1960?

Records about Sura (Suri) from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Sura (Suri):

5609 F ~ 1956 WILD WILD UNKNOWN ~ 1960 ______ Transfer SURA
ROSTOCK 19 May 1961 HEL02 Transfer
20 Aug 1961 Death
[Death by: Other/Unknown ı Given to an institution: ı Cardiovascular ı Unknown

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Sura (Suri), an Asian at Rostock Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=7574. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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