Pearl at Lincoln Park Zoo

† Pearl
ID Number:   SSP Number: 301 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 3 years old
Dead date: 1991-09-02
Death reason: disease: elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
Location:Lincoln Park Zoo
ArrivedLincoln Park Zoo 1991-04-25
from Houston Zoo
Houston Zoo 1988-12-07
from
Born:1988-12-07 captive-born in
Houston Zoo
Parents: Thai (Thailand) x Indu
Siblings through the father Thai (Thailand):
  1. (F) stillborn
  2. 1983-04-21 -- † 1983-05-17 (F) Shani
  3. 1984-02-01 -- † 1988-08-26 (M) Bopper (Beau Thai)
  4. 1984-12-18 -- † 1984-12-18 (F) stillborn
  5. 1987-12-31 -- † 1998-08-30 (M) Kiba
  6. 1991-07-17 -- † 2004-09-05 (F) Kimba
  7. 1991-10-25 -- † 1991-10-25 (F) stillborn
  8. 1993-07-27 -- † 1993-07-27 () stillborn
  9. 1993-12-29 -- † 2000-01-01 (F) Singgah
  10. 1995-07-28 -- † 1995-07-28 () stillborn
  11. 2003-12-28 -- † 2003-12-29 (F) none
  12. 2004-08-17 -- † 2005-04-15 (F) Bella
  13. 2006-10-01 -- † 2008-11-09 (M) Mac
  14. 2010-05-04(M) Baylor
  15. 2010-10-03(F) Tupelo
  16. 2014-02-08(M) Duncan
  17. 2014-06-30 -- † 2014-06-30 () fetus (twin)
  18. 2014-06-30 -- † 2014-06-30 () fetus (twin)
Siblings through the mother Indu:
  1. (F) stillborn
  2. 1983-04-21 -- † 1983-05-17 (F) Shani
  3. 1984-12-18 -- † 1984-12-18 (F) stillborn
  4. 1991-10-25 -- † 1991-10-25 (F) stillborn
  5. 1993-07-27 -- † 1993-07-27 () stillborn
  6. 1995-07-28 -- † 1995-07-28 () stillborn
Pearls pedigree:
P I II III

Pearl

Sire:
Thai (Thailand)

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Dame:
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Dame:
Indu

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Document updated2009-01-25: New elephant RE
2010-12-31: Text RE
Other sources state Pearl died of a bacterial toxin.

Sources, among others

  • "Table 4: Captive Elephants 1988-1999 and Additions to 1980-1988 Records," Elephant, The Publication of the Elephant Research Foundation, Vol 2 No 4, January 2000. p 65-71

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