Lilly an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Bronx Zoo

☨ Lilly
ID Number:   SSP Number: 400 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 36 years old
Dead date: 1988-08-31
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Bronx Zoo
ArrivalBronx Zoo 1986-12-29
from Prospect Park Zoo
Prospect Park Zoo 1958-06-30
from Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus
Born:* 1952 wild
Document updated2010-12-30: Name RE

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Lilly, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Bronx Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 September 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • "Table 4: Captive Elephants 1988-1999 and Additions to 1980-1988 Records," Elephant, The Publication of the Elephant Research Foundation, Vol 2 No 4, January 2000. p 65-71

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