Elka (Elke) at Paramounts Kings Island Wild Animal Habitat

† Elka (Elke)
ID Number:   SSP Number: 23 - 
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 33 years old
Dead date: 1992-09-26
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Paramounts Kings Island Wild Animal Habitat
ArrivedParamounts Kings Island Wild Animal Habitat 1986-12-10
from Busch Gardens Tampa Bay (Busch Gardens Africa)
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay (Busch Gardens Africa) 1964-11-25
from Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo 1962-11-19
from Miami Rare Bird Farm (Alton Freeman)
Miami Rare Bird Farm (Alton Freeman) 1962-11-17
from Lincoln Park Zoo
Lincoln Park Zoo 1961-08-01
from Paramount
Paramount 1961-00-00
from Miami Rare Bird Farm (Alton Freeman)
Born:1959 wild
Capture: 1961,
Document updated2011-04-07: New elephant RE

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