Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Groucho at Denver Zoo


♂ Groucho

Identification

SSP nr203

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 50 years old
Body weight: 5000.00 kg, 11000.00 lbs
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 1971 wild
Birth place:
Offspring
Total: 7 babies

1. Born 1981-08-20
(dead † 1983-01-26)
Astor SSP id: 207

2. Born 1996-06-23
(dead † 1996-06-23)
stillborn (twin) SSP id: 383

3. Born 1996-06-23
(dead † 1996-06-23)
stillborn (twin) SSP id: 384

4. Born 1998-12-16 Bluebonnet SSP id: 515

5. Born 2002-03-14
(dead † 2002-03-14)
stillborn SSP id: 541

6. Born 2003-09-19
(dead † 2003-09-21)
Unnamed SSP id: 548

7. Born 2013-07-07 Belle (Bluebelle) SSP id: 750
Locations
Present / last location:Denver Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2012-01-00Denver Zoo
from Fort Worth Zoo
Fort Worth Zoo 1986-04-25
from Bronx Zoo

Document updated2009-04-03: Management RE
2009-11-27: Birth RE
2012-01-25: transferred, weight
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Location


Groucho is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Denver Zoo, in United States.

Groucho arrived Denver Zoo 2012-01-00, relocated from Fort Worth Zoo, in United States.

In Denver Zoo, Groucho lives together with 4 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Billy (Budi) born 2008-02-17
  2. ,
  3. Bodhi born 2004-04-16
  4. ,
  5. Chuck born 2008-07-15
  6. ,
  7. Jake born 2009-11-02
  8. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 7 babies

  1. (M) 1981-08-20 -- † 1983-01-26 Astor SSP id: 207
  2. (M) 1996-06-23 -- † 1996-06-23 stillborn (twin) SSP id: 383
  3. (M) 1996-06-23 -- † 1996-06-23 stillborn (twin) SSP id: 384
  4. (F) 1998-12-16 Bluebonnet SSP id: 515
  5. (F) 2002-03-14 -- † 2002-03-14 stillborn SSP id: 541
  6. (F) 2003-09-19 -- † 2003-09-21 Unnamed SSP id: 548
  7. (F) 2013-07-07 Belle (Bluebelle) SSP id: 750

Origin


Groucho was born wild 1971.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Groucho, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Denver Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 5 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1341. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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