Piper an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation

Piper
ID Number:Local id Number: 24 -    SSP Number: 739 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 8 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
ArrivalRingling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation 2012-08-13
Born:* 2012-08-13 captive-born
in Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
Birth weight (kgs and pounds): 143.64 kgs, 316.00 lbs
Parents: Romeo x Shirley
Siblings through the father Romeo:
  1. 2003-12-05 -- † 2004-08-05 (M) Riccardo
  2. 2006-04-06(F) Mable
  3. 2012-12-15(M) Nate (Natan)
  4. 2013-06-27 -- † 2015-01-25 (M) Mike
Siblings through the mother Shirley:
  1. 2003-12-05 -- † 2004-08-05 (M) Riccardo
  2. 2006-04-06(F) Mable
Pipers pedigree:
P I II III

Piper

Sire:
Romeo

Sire:
Petely (Pete)
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Alana
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Shirley

Sire:
Vance (Matt)
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Mala (Lalea)
Sire:
Dame:
Document updated2012-09-19:�
2016-01-05: SSP nr
It is an honor that the newest addition to our herd is named for my daughter, the newest member of our family," said Nicole Feld, Executive Vice President of Feld Entertainment and Producer of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey.

Read more here: http://www.heraldonline.com/2012/09/19/4275906/its-a-girl-ringling-bros-and-barnum.html#storylink=cpy

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Piper, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=12807. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

Internal relevant links

External relevant links (Opens in new window)

    Search more on the web for Piper

    Elephant Encyclopedia and database
    ELEPHANT
    ENCYCLOPEDIA

    Established 1995
    ELEPHANT
    DATABASE
    Established 2006
    Search for keywords


    Locations of visitors to this page
    3.226.248.180