Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Danu (Danú) at Zulia Maracaibo Zoo (Zoológico Parque Sur de Maracaibo)


♀ Danu (Danú)

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 55 years old
Management:Unknown
Origin
Born:* 1966 unknown
Birth place:
Locations
Present / last location:Zulia Maracaibo Zoo (Zoológico Parque Sur de Maracaibo), in Venezuela

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2011-04-00Zulia Maracaibo Zoo (Zoológico Parque Sur de Maracaibo)
from Circus Los Valentinos (Circo Los Valentinos)

Document updated2012-01-10: 
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Description

Location


Danu (Danú) is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Zulia Maracaibo Zoo (Zoológico Parque Sur de Maracaibo), in Venezuela.

Danu (Danú) arrived Zulia Maracaibo Zoo (Zoológico Parque Sur de Maracaibo) 2011-04-00, relocated from Circus Los Valentinos (Circo Los Valentinos), in Mexico.

In Zulia Maracaibo Zoo (Zoológico Parque Sur de Maracaibo), Danu (Danú) lives together with 1 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Tony
  2. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Danu (Danú) was born unknown 1966.


Comments / pictures

Juventino Fuentes, the owner of the circus The Valentinos, said he would donate the elephant to Zulia, because "it has always been a state that has welcomed us with great affection, in addition there is a male metropolitan zoo and the main purpose was to achieve she had time to reproduce before the end of your fertility period, which lasts until about 60 years. "



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Danu (Danú), Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Zulia Maracaibo Zoo (Zoológico Parque Sur de Maracaibo) in Venezuela. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=6059. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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