Menika an Asian elephant at Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)


This record may be a duplicate record with Maneki at Unknown
 ☨ ♀ Menika  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 41 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 5503
Origin
Born:* 1940 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1981-10-08
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp), in Netherlands

Date of Arrival

1955-09-05Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)

Document updated2012-09-06: 
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Description

† Menika is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp), in Netherlands, from unknown reasons in 1981-10-08, (see detailed list).

Origin


Menika was born wild 1940.


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Records about Menika from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Menika:

5503 F ~ 1940 WILD WILD WILD ~ 1955 NONE Capture Menika
ROTTERDAM 5 Sep 1955 101207 Transfer
8 Oct 1981 Death

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Menika, an Asian at Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp) in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=727. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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