Bombay at Dresden Zoo

† Bombay
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 30 years old
Dead date: 1990-08-01
Death reason: disease elephant smallpox: elephant smallpox
Location:Dresden Zoo
ArrivedDresden Zoo 1963-06-07 from George Munro
Born:1960 wild
Document updated2010-11-21: birth year

Sources, among others

  • Birth year: Documentation 2002 - Elephants in European Zoos and Safari Parks published by European Elephant Group: Haufellner, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • Jonas Livet, France
  • http://www.tiergarten.com/forum.php?go=view&BeitragsID=863&thema=&subthema=&subsub=

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