African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Wankie at Kronberg Opel Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Wankie  

Identification

EEP nr8207

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 32 years old
Origin
Born:* 1982 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1984
Death
Dead: 2014-11-16
Death reason: euthanised: collapsed
Locations
Present / last location:Kronberg Opel Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1984-03-13Kronberg Opel Zoo

Document updated2016-01-03: death records
2018-04-11: link to EleWiki submitted
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Description

† Wankie is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died at Kronberg Opel Zoo, in Germany, from euthanised 2014-11-16. Official death reason described as collapsed. (see detailed list).

Origin


Wankie was born wild 1982, captured 1984 .



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Wankie, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Kronberg Opel Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 2 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2177. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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  • Categories2014 deaths | 1982 births | Born in Zimbabwe | EEP | 1984 captures | Elephants from Kronberg Opel Zoo | Germany | African savanna elephants



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