African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Bandula at Natal Zoological Gardens & Lion Park


 ☨ ♂ Bandula  

Identification


Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 30 years old
Origin
Born:* 1982 wild
Birth place: in Hwange National Park (Wankie game reserve)
Death
Dead: 2012-10-11
Death reason: euthanised: spleen Cancer
Locations
Present / last location:Natal Zoological Gardens & Lion Park, in South Africa

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

Natal Zoological Gardens & Lion Park
from Brian Boswells Circus
Brian Boswells Circus 1984-00-00
from Hwange National Park (Wankie game reserve)

Document updated2011-04-09: Management RE
2011-05-13: Current location RE
2012-10-07: pc
2012-10-12: dead
Random literature
Description

† Bandula is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died at Natal Zoological Gardens & Lion Park, in South Africa, from euthanised 2012-10-11. Official death reason described as spleen Cancer. (see detailed list).

Origin


Bandula was born wild 1982 at Hwange National Park (Wankie game reserve).



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Bandula, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Natal Zoological Gardens & Lion Park in South Africa. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 5 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1028. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Jim Stockley

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