Rosy an Asian elephant at Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo)


 ☨ ♀ Rosy  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 42 years old
Id numberSSP Number: (40)
Origin
Born:* 1951 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1993-01-28
Death reason: euthanised:
Offspring
Total: 6 babies

1. Born 1962-10-02
(dead † 1996-02-13)
Me-Tu SSP id: 49

2. Born 1965-12-03 Cora (Noel) SSP id: 52

3. Born 1970-04-26
(dead † 2004-07-21)
Tina SSP id: 57

4. Born 1973-10-31
(dead † 1986-10-26)
Emma (M&M) SSP id: 63

5. Born 1979-10-05
(dead † 1993-02-01)
Thongtrii SSP id: 68

6. Born 1983-04-01
(dead † 2015-03-30)
Rama SSP id: 71
Locations
Present / last location:Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo), in United States

Date of Arrival

1953-09-14

Document updated2009-11-27: Birth RE
2010-12-31: Text, Cause of death RE
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Bio

† Rosy is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo), in United States, euthanised in 1993-01-28, (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (F) 1962-10-02 -- † 1996-02-13 Me-Tu SSP id: 49
  2. (F) 1965-12-03 Cora (Noel) SSP id: 52
  3. (F) 1970-04-26 -- † 2004-07-21 Tina SSP id: 57
  4. (F) 1973-10-31 -- † 1986-10-26 Emma (M&M) SSP id: 63
  5. (M) 1979-10-05 -- † 1993-02-01 Thongtrii SSP id: 68
  6. (M) 1983-04-01 -- † 2015-03-30 Rama SSP id: 71

Origin


Rosy was born wild 1951.


Comments / pictures

Rosy was the first elephant at the Metro Washington Park Zoo



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Rosy, an Asian at Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=458. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • "Table 4: Captive Elephants 1988-1999 and Additions to 1980-1988 Records," Elephant, The Publication of the Elephant Research Foundation, Vol 2 No 4, January 2000. p 65-71

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