Max (Maximus) an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Grants Farm

Male ♂ African Bush elephant (<em>Loxodonta africana</em>) Max (Maximus) at Grants Farm

Max. Riddle's Elephant Sanctuary 08/2004. Photo: © Ryan Easley
☨ Max (Maximus)
ID Number:   SSP Number: 525 - 
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 15 years old
Dead date: 2018-12-12,
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Grants Farm
ArrivalGrants Farm 2013-10-00
from Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary
Born:* 2003-04-16 captive-born
in Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary
Birth weight (kgs and pounds): 128.18 kgs, 282.00 lbs
Parents: Willie x Lil Felix
Siblings through the father Willie:
  1. 2002-01-21(F) Batir (Skeeter)
  2. 2007-12-08 -- † 2019-02-09 (F) Miss Bets
  3. 2008-03-19(M) Samson
Siblings through the mother Lil Felix:
  1. 2008-03-19(M) Samson
Max (Maximus)s pedigree:
P I II III

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Lil Felix

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Document updated2010-11-21: Birth Weight, Image, Text RE
2018-08-07: transferred
Maximus was born to first-time mother Felix at 3:02 AM. He weighed 282 pounds and measured 36.5 inches tall at the shoulder.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Max (Maximus), an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Grants Farm in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1720. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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