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


♀ Shirley

Identification

SSP nr382

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 26 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1995-02-19 captive-born
Birth place: in Roman Schmitt Busch Garden

Parents: Vance (Matt) x ♀ Mala (Lalea)
Offspring
Total: 3 babies

1. Born 2003-12-05
(dead † 2004-08-05)
Riccardo SSP id: 549

2. Born 2006-04-06 Mable SSP id: 644

3. Born 2012-08-13 Piper Local id: 24 SSP id: 739
Locations
Present / last location:Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1995-02-19Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
from Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus
Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus 1998-00-00
from Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation 1995-00-00
from Roman Schmitt Busch Garden

Document updated2021-02-01
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Location


Shirley is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation, in United States.

Shirley arrived Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation 1995-02-19, relocated from Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus, in United States.

In Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation, Shirley lives together with 23 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Alana born 1976
  2. ,
  3. Aree born 2005-04-21
  4. ,
  5. Asia (Daisy) born 1968
  6. ,
  7. Aussan (Assam) born 1957
  8. ,
  9. Baby born 1961
  10. ,
  11. Bangko (Bangkok) born 1976
  12. ,
  13. Barack (Rocky) born 2009-01-19
  14. ,
  15. Charlie born 1973
  16. ,
  17. Cora (Noel) born 1965-12-03
  18. ,
  19. Emma (Wally) born 1971
  20. ,
  21. Gunther born 2001-11-18
  22. ,
  23. Icky II born 1978
  24. ,
  25. Irvin born 2005-06-01
  26. ,
  27. Louie (Lovie, Lovey) born 1966
  28. ,
  29. Mala (Lalea) born 1970
  30. ,
  31. Ozzie (Osgood) born 1999-08-16
  32. ,
  33. P.T. born 2002-05-21
  34. ,
  35. Sally born 1974
  36. ,
  37. Sara born 2001-04-16
  38. ,
  39. Sarah born 1957
  40. ,
  41. Siam II born 1978
  42. ,
  43. Toby born 1961
  44. ,
  45. Vance (Matt) born 1963
  46. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 2003-12-05 -- † 2004-08-05 Riccardo SSP id: 549
  2. (F) 2006-04-06 Mable SSP id: 644
  3. (F) 2012-08-13 Piper Local id: 24 SSP id: 739

Origin


Shirley was born captive-born 1995-02-19 at Roman Schmitt Busch Garden.

Parentage


Parents of Shirley are: ♂ Vance (Matt) (father) and ♀ Mala (Lalea) (mother).


Siblings through the father Vance (Matt):

  1. 1983-09-09(M) Big Boy
  2. 1983-11-23(F) Targa
  3. 1984-02-02(M) Smokey (Rhani, Ronnie)
  4. 1985-11-24(M) Luke (Sabu)
  5. 1987-01-22(M) Bo (Joe, Kalanan)
  6. 1987-04-02 -- † 2006 (M) Ceasar
  7. 1987-10-10 -- † 2009-05-15 (M) Ned (Indy, India)
  8. 1988-01-16(M) Hank
  9. 1988-12-30(F) Angel
  10. 1989-07-21 -- † 1989-07-21 (M) stillborn
  11. 1989-08 -- † 1989-08 (M) stillborn
  12. 1990-04-13(F) Karnaudi
  13. 1991-01-06 -- † 1999-04-21 (F) Belle
  14. 1991-12-19 -- † 2016-12-26 (M) Benny (Dumbo)
  15. 1992-04-04(F) Tanya
  16. 1992-04-17 -- † 2006-01--31 (F) Maya (Sammi, Sami, Samuel R II)
  17. 1992-05-25(M) Tommy (Mickey)
  18. 1992-10-17 -- † 1992-10-17 (F) stillborn
  19. 1994-08-19 -- † 1998 (M) Kenny (Kenneth)
  20. 1994-10-29(F) Bonnie
  21. 1995-02-03 -- † 1999-07-26 (M) Benjamin
  22. 1996-01-01(F) Kelly Ann

Siblings through the mother Mala (Lalea):

  1. 1984-02-02(M) Smokey (Rhani, Ronnie)
  2. 1988-01-16(M) Hank
  3. 1992-04-04(F) Tanya
  4. 2001-11-18(M) Gunther
  5. 2005-04-21(F) Aree

Pedigree


Shirleys ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

Shirley

Sire:
Vance (Matt)

Born: 1963

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Mala (Lalea)

Born: 1970

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Shirley, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2399. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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