Monty (Monti, Daka) an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Antwerp Zoo

☨ Monty (Monti, Daka)
ID nr:EEP Number: 4503 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 21 years old
Dead date: 1957-05-10
Death reason: euthanised: aggressive
Location:Antwerp Zoo
ArrivalAntwerp Zoo 1945-07-02
from Munster Zoo (Allwetterzoo Munster)
Born:* 1936 wild
Document updated2009-03-07: reason for euthanised

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Monty (Monti, Daka), an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Antwerp Zoo in Belgium. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 20 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Documentation 2002 - Elephants in European Zoos and Safari Parks published by European Elephant Group: Haufellner, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • Jonas Livet, France

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