Ranee at Taronga Zoo

† Ranee
ID Number:   ASMP Number: 36 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female 43 years
Dead date: 1998-11-29
Death reason: anesthesia: collapsed 3 days after vaginal tumoural growth operation
Location:Taronga Zoo
ArrivedTaronga Zoo 1962-11-01
from Mayfields Kennels and Zoo (H.H. de Souza)
Born:1955 wild
Document updated2010-05-23: corrected death date, prev. location

Sources, among others

  • Australasian Region Asian Elephant Studbook (2004) compiled by David Pepper-Edwards, Australia

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