African forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis)
Tiny at Bronx Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Tiny  
Taxidermy locationBronx Zoo, Bronx, New York, United States

Identification

Museum accession number M-90102

Description

Species:African forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 13 years old
Origin
Born:* 1920-04 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead: 1933-03-02
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Bronx Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1922-12-06Bronx Zoo
from London Zoo

Document updated2011-04-26: Birth, Death, Previous locations, SSP RE
2018-11-11: source??
Random literature
Description

† Tiny is a dead Female ♀ African forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis), , who died at Bronx Zoo, in United States, 1933-03-02.

The Taxidermy remains of this animal is within the Taxidermy collection at Bronx Zoo, in Bronx, New York, United States, since 1933-03-02.

(see detailed list).

Origin


Tiny was born wild 1920-04.


Comments / pictures

1922-11: Tiny is most likely identical with the elephant mentioned November 23, 1922
The Canton Pilot from Canton, Kansas



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Tiny, African forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis) located at Bronx Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 30 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2454. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Richard Chiger
  • Ryan Easley, USA

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  • Categories1933 deaths | Bronx Zoo Taxidermy | 1920 births | Born in Congo | Elephants from Bronx Zoo | United States | African forest elephants



    This document was updated: 2021-07-28 09:25:57


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