African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Pirinolo at Zoológico Matecaña


♂ Pirinolo

Identification


Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 45 years old
Management:Unknown

People killed:1
Origin
Born:* 1976 wild
Birth place:
Offspring
Total: 2 babies

1. Born 2006-12-13 Zimbabwe

2. Born 2012-05-06
(dead † 2012-05-06)
stillborn
Locations
Present / last location:Zoológico Matecaña, in Colombia

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1993-00-00Zoológico Matecaña
from Hacienda Napoles

Document updated2012-05-21: New elephant RE
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Description

Location


Pirinolo is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at Zoológico Matecaña, in Colombia.

Pirinolo arrived Zoológico Matecaña 1993-00-00, relocated from Hacienda Napoles, in Colombia.

In Zoológico Matecaña, Pirinolo lives together with 3 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Maggy (Maggi) born 1978
  2. ,
  3. Queen (King)
  4. ,
  5. Zimbabwe born 2006-12-13
  6. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 2 babies

  1. (M) 2006-12-13 Zimbabwe
  2. () 2012-05-06 -- † 2012-05-06 stillborn

Origin


Pirinolo was born wild 1976.


Comments / pictures

Article and Image at ShowMe Elephants: "Elephants of Columbia," 05/23/2012

Killed a veterinarian in 2006



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Pirinolo, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Zoológico Matecaña in Colombia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=12619. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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