Ceylon an Asian elephant at Circus Knie


 ☨ ♀ Ceylon  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Id number
Origin
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1963
Death reason: maternal death:
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 1963-02-15
(dead † 1994-12-23)
Sahib Fridolin EEP id: 6304
Locations
Present / last location:Circus Knie, in Switzerland

Date of Arrival
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Circus Knie

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Description

† Ceylon is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Circus Knie, in Switzerland, of maternal death in 1963. (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 1963-02-15 -- † 1994-12-23 Sahib Fridolin EEP id: 6304

Origin


Ceylon was born wild .


Comments / pictures

According to Gerhard zapf Ceylon died apr three months after the birth.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Ceylon, an Asian at Circus Knie in Switzerland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 16 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3199. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Page 81, Jumbo auf dem Drahtseil - Elefanten dressuren von gestern und heute by Gerhard Zapf

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