Salim (Salem) at Berlin Zoo

Male ♂ African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) Salim (Salem) at Berlin Zoo

Salim by killing elephant keeper Gunter Lenz 1963
† Salim (Salem)
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Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 23 years old
Dead date: 1975
Death reason: euthanised: aggressive
People killed:1
Location:Berlin Zoo
ArrivedBerlin Zoo 1955-00-00
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen) 1954-00-00
Born:1952 wild
Document updated2009-11-23: arrival Hamburg, variation name
1963 august: Killed the elephantkeeper Günther Lenz.

Günther Lenz

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