Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Hogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo) in United States

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Toka  dead elephant


SSP nr243


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 37 years old
Born:* 1964 wild
Birth place:
Imported:1966 by George Munro
Dead: 2001-03-05
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Hogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo), in United States

Date of arrival

1976-05-10Hogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo)
from International Animal Exchange (Ferndale)

1976-03-08International Animal Exchange (Ferndale)
from Topeka Zoo

1966-07-16Topeka Zoo
from Catskill Game Farm

Catskill Game Farm
from George Munro

Record history
History of updates2007-12-26

Latest document update2021-09-18 10:47:59
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† Toka is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 2001-03-05 at Hogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo), in United States, .


Toka was born wild 1964. and imported 1966 by George Munro

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

243 F ~ 1964 WILD WILD INDIA ???? NONE Capture Toka
BREMEN ???? ______ Transfer
CATSKILL ???? ______ Transfer
TOPEKA 16-Jul-1966 19766B Transfer
HOGLE 10-May-1976 2 Transfer
5-Mar-2001 Death

Source: SSP studbook for Asian elephants online
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2024). Toka, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Hogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 16 June 2024 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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