Lilly (Lilli) at Dresden Zoo

† Lilly (Lilli)
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 51 years old
Dead date: 1911-05-00
Death reason: disease: pneumonia
Location:Dresden Zoo
ArrivedDresden Zoo 1863-07-08
from Firma Carl Hagenbeck
Born:1860 wild
Document updated2008-12-22: death reason
2008-12-23: name variety Lilli
Contradictory records:
In Festschrift zur 100-Jahr-Feier is written that Lily arrived 8 of July 1863.

Sources, among others

  • Jonas Livet, France
  • Michael Mettler, http://www.tiergarten.com/forum.php?go=view&BeitragsID=1815&thema=Tiergruppen&subthema=Dickhäuter&subsub
  • http://www.elbtal.com/dresden/zoo/geschichte/geschichte.html

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