Kalifa II an Asian elephant at Berlin Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Kalifa II  




Identification

EEP nr2801

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 11 years old
Origin
Born:* 1928-09-20 captive-born
Birth place: in Berlin Zoo

Parents: Harry x ♀ Toni II (Mary)
Death
Dead date: 1939
Death reason: disease: foot trauma. iron nails on moat wall
Locations
Present / last location:Berlin Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
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1928-09-20Berlin Zoo

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Description

† Kalifa II is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Berlin Zoo, in Germany, of disease in 1939. Official death reason described as foot trauma. iron nails on moat wall. (see detailed list).

Origin


Kalifa II was born captive-born 1928-09-20 at Berlin Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Kalifa II are: ♂ Harry (father) and ♀ Toni II (Mary) (mother).


Siblings through the father Harry:

  1. 1906-12-18 -- † 1907-01-12 (F) Editha

Pedigree


Kalifa IIs pedigree:
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Harry

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Toni II (Mary)

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Comments / pictures

Records about Kalifa II from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Kalifa II:

2801 F 20 Sep 1928 HARRY TONI-2 BERLINZOO 20 Sep 1928 NONE Birth Kalifa II
~ 1939 Death

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Kalifa II, an Asian elephant at Berlin Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 8 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=856. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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