Taruca at Cordoba Zoo

Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Taruca at Cordoba Zoo

† Taruca
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀, unknown maybe about years old (estimated age)
Dead date: 2013-09-26
Death reason: disease: multiple organ system failure
Location:Cordoba Zoo
ArrivedCordoba Zoo 1991-09-26
from Circo Orlando Orfei
Born: unknown
Document updated2011-07-08: name, previous location
2013-10-04: death, arrival year

Sources, among others

  • http://www.lavoz.com.ar/ciudadanos/el-adios-taruca-la-elefanta-del-zoologico-de-cordoba
  • Luciano Marchueta

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