Orje an Asian elephant at Berlin Zoo


 ☨ ♂ Orje  

Identification

EEP nr3601

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 2 years old
Origin
Born:* 1936-04-08 captive-born
Birth place: in Berlin Zoo

Parents: Omar x ♀ Aida
Death
Dead date: 1938-08-00
Death reason: disease: Infection
Locations
Present / last location:Berlin Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
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1936-04-08Berlin Zoo

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Description

† Orje is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Berlin Zoo, in Germany, of disease in 1938-08-00. Official death reason described as Infection. (see detailed list).

Origin


Orje was born captive-born 1936-04-08 at Berlin Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Orje are: ♂ Omar (father) and ♀ Aida (mother).


Siblings through the father Omar:

  1. 1938-09-05(F) Hannolore
  2. 1938-11-27 -- † 1943-11-22 (F) Indra

Pedigree


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Comments / pictures

Concieved in Hannover Zoo.

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

3601 M 8 Apr 1936 1904 3404 BERLINZOO 8 Apr 1936 NONE Birth Orje
1 Aug 1938 Death

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Orje, an Asian elephant at Berlin Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 23 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=865. (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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