Thrissur Zoo in India


Thrissur Zoo
Typezoo
Size13.5 acres (5.5 ha)
Opened for public1885
AddressChembukkavu
PlaceThrissur
StateKerala
CountryIndia
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Description

Thrissur Zoo, located at Chembukkavu, in Thrissur, India, opened for public in 1885.

Taxidermy specimens


Thrissur Zoo has in its collection 1 elephantine taxidermy specimens with records in this database:

(Measurements of teeth and body parts follow the system described by Maglio (1973; P = plate number, L = length, W = width, H = height, LF = lamellar frequency)


    Chengallor RanganathanAccession nr: . Received: Chengallor Ranganathan
    Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
    * Born at India unspecified location † Dead 1917 at Chengalloor Sree Mahadeva Temple
    Death: unknown Death reason: unknown (N/A)

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Thrissur Zoo or State Museum & Zoo, Thrissur (formerly the Trichur Zoo) is a 13.5-acre (5.5 ha) zoo that opened in 1885 in a small area called Chembukkavu, in the heart of Thrissur City, Kerala, India.


References for records about Thrissur Zoo

Recommended Citation

Koehl, Dan (2021). Thrissur Zoo, Elephant Encyclopedia. Available online at https://www.elephant.se/location2.php?location_id=3105. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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