Ida an Asian elephant at Copenhagen Zoo



 ☨ ♀ Ida  
Photo: © Jens Madsen, Copenhagen
Photo: © Jens Madsen, Copenhagen

Alternative name:Danida, Rani
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 41 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 7110
Origin
Born:* 1970 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1970
Death
Dead date: 2011-03-10
Death reason: : Gaut
Offspring
Total: 5 babies

1. Born 1981-11-10
(dead † 2020-07-24)
Chang EEP id: 8112

2. Born 1991-10-28
(dead † 1991-10-28)
noname EEP id: 9101

3. Born 1996-03-15
(dead † 2006-02-09)
Santosh EEP id: 9601

4. Born 2001-12-02
(dead † 2003-10-06)
Punjab

5. Born 2006-03-20 Gandhi EEP id: 200605
Locations
Present / last location:Copenhagen Zoo, in Denmark

Date of Arrival

1971-07-03Copenhagen Zoo
from Mysore Zoo
Mysore Zoo
from Karnataka unspecified location

Document updated2009-09-09: Text
2010-05-22: text
2011-04-16: dead
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Description

† Ida is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Copenhagen Zoo, in Denmark, in 2011-03-10, Gaut(see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 1981-11-10 -- † 2020-07-24 Chang EEP id: 8112
  2. (F) 1991-10-28 -- † 1991-10-28 noname EEP id: 9101
  3. (M) 1996-03-15 -- † 2006-02-09 Santosh EEP id: 9601
  4. (M) 2001-12-02 -- † 2003-10-06 Punjab
  5. (M) 2006-03-20 Gandhi EEP id: 200605

Origin


Ida was born wild 1970, captured 1970 .


Comments / pictures

Contradictory records:
Some sources state 1971-06-14 as arrival date.

Orphaned in January 1970 during a keddha. She fell in an trap when she was a calf, so her legs are deformed.

Gift to danish culture ministry from India because of Danidas support to India.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Ida, an Asian at Copenhagen Zoo in Denmark. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 December 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=714. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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