Kiri
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen) in Germany

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Kiri  dead elephant

Identification

EEP nr5301

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 57 years old
Origin
Born:* 1936 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1952
Death
Dead: 1993-11-22
Death reason: euthanised: age
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen), in Germany

Date of arrival

1953-00-00Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Record history
History of updates2011-07-11: country of origin
2011-09-01: Arrival, EEP, Death RE

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† Kiri is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 1993-11-22 at Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen), in Germany, . Official death reason described as age.

Origin


Kiri was born wild 1936, captured 1952 .


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Contradictory records:

EEP states birth in 1933, capture in 1952

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Kiri, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen) in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 January 2022 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=974. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten - Mein Leben, by Karl Kock
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Categories1993 deaths | 1936 births | Born in Sri Lanka | EEP | 1952 captures | Elephants from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen) | Germany | Asian elephants


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