Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Toledo Zoo in United States

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Amber  dead elephant


SSP nrT2005


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 32 years old
Born:* 1949 wild
Birth place:
Dead: 1981-04-22
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Toledo Zoo, in United States

Date of arrival

1952-07-20Toledo Zoo
from Charles P Chase Company Inc

Charles P Chase Company Inc
from Mysore Zoo

Record history
History of updates2024-03-18:

Latest document update2021-12-22 11:15:58
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† Amber is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 1981-04-22 at Toledo Zoo, in United States, .


The North American Regional Studbook lists this elephant with a Temporary Studbook Number, lacking "supporting documentation to validate their identity."

Amber was born wild 1949.

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Records about Amber from SSPNorth American Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Amber:

T2005 F ~ 1949 UNK UNK MYSORE ~ 1949 ________ Birth Amber
CHASE B ???? ________ Transfer
TOLEDO ~ 1952 ________ Transfer
~ 1981 Death

Source: SSP studbook for Asian elephants online

Records about Amber from Ryan Easleys Blog at
Amber, Asian Female, SB T2005
1949 - Birth, India
Unk - Charles P Chase Company Incorporated, Miami, Florida
20 Jul 1952 - Toledo Zoo, Toledo, Ohio
22 Apr 1981 - Death, Toledo Zoo, Toledo, Ohio

Ryan Easley
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2024). Amber, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Toledo Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 June 2024 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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