African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Zimba II at Duisburg Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Zimba II  

Identification


Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 10 years old
Origin
Born:* 1985 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead: 1995-09-22
Death reason: accident: fracture. fell inte dry moat?
Locations
Present / last location:Duisburg Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1986-10-17Duisburg Zoo
from Ruhr Zoo, Gelsenkirchen

Document updated2020-09-21
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Description

† Zimba II is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died at Duisburg Zoo, in Germany, from accident 1995-09-22. Official death reason described as fracture. fell inte dry moat?. (see detailed list).

Origin


Zimba II was born wild 1985.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Zimba II, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Duisburg Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 2 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2163. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Peter Schröer, Duisburg Zoo

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