Panthera tigris virgata - Caspian Tiger

Panthera tigris virgata (Illiger, 1815) - Caspian Tiger , female

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Author: Archiv Tierpark Berlin - Wilhelm Eigner  

Determination author: Klaus Rudloff [Determination history and verification]

Panthera tigris virgata female "Soraya" at Hagenbecks Tierpark Hamburg. She was living from 1955 until 1960 by Hagenbeck. She was possibly the last Turan Tiger in captivity.

Associated glossary terms: female, reared animal

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Germany, Hagenbecks Tierpark Hamburg

9 February 2012

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extinct taxon