Frida an Asian elephant at Quilpue Zoo (El Parque Zoológico de Quilpué)

 ☨ ♀ Frida  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Id number

People killed:1
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Dead date: 2011-09-06?
Death reason: anesthesia: Elephant Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
Present / last location:Quilpue Zoo (El Parque Zoológico de Quilpué), in Chile

Date of Arrival

1998-00-00Quilpue Zoo (El Parque Zoológico de Quilpué)
from Circus Aguilas (Circo Aguilas)

Document updated2010-09-23: mankiller?
2011-05-02: Text for photo RE
2012-01-09: death, death reason.
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† Frida is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Quilpue Zoo (El Parque Zoológico de Quilpué), in Chile, anesthesia in 2011-09-06?, Elephant Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)(see detailed list).


Frida was born wild .

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Frida died from a multisystemic failure caused by an aggravated tuberculosis that having been developed for at least 10 years.

June 1, 1996: A circus elephant named Frieda slapped a boy and knocked him to the ground during a circus appearance in the northern Chilean town of Iquique. The boy, 10-year-old Rodiguo Silva, died later in the hospital of multiple skull traumas.


Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Frida, an Asian at Quilpue Zoo (El Parque Zoológico de Quilpué) in Chile. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 30 November 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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