Nely (Neli) at Brasilias Zoo Garden (Jardim Zoológico de Brasília)

† Nely (Neli)
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀, unknown maybe about years old (estimated age)
Dead date: 1994
Death reason: disease: arthritis
Location:Brasilias Zoo Garden (Jardim Zoológico de Brasília)
ArrivedBrasilias Zoo Garden (Jardim Zoológico de Brasília) 1956-00-00
Born: wild India
Document updated2012-09-27: death reason
1956: Nely at Brasilias Zoo came 1956 from India as a gift to President Juscelino Kubitschek from indian embassy.
1994: Death cause was arthritis, she was 54 years old.

Jana Havlova, Source

Sources, among others

  • http://noticias.r7.com/distrito-federal/noticias/presente-de-indiano-fez-com-que-zoo-de-brasilia-fosse-inaugurado-antes-mesmo-da-capital-20120805.html
  • Peter Stolk, Netherlands

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