Som an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Takarazuka Zoo and Family Land

☨ Som
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 16 years old
Dead date: 1964-06-02
Death reason: accident: front leg fracture
Location:Takarazuka Zoo and Family Land
ArrivalTakarazuka Zoo and Family Land 1950-07-26
Born:* 1948 India
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 1 babies

  1. (unknown) 1965-05-06 -- † 1965-05-06 stillborn
Document updated2012-08-08: 

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Koehl, D., (2020). Som, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Takarazuka Zoo and Family Land in Japan. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=12762. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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