Sabu an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Hannover Zoo

☨ Sabu
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 34 years old
Dead date: 1982-08-09
Death reason: disease:
Location:Hannover Zoo
ArrivalHannover Zoo 1962-04-17
from Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe)
Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe) 1960-00-00
from Circus Knie
Born:* 1948 wild
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (M) 1964-06-07 -- † 1964-06-07 stillborn, EEP nr: 6406
  2. (F) 1968-03-19 Delhi (Ramona), EEP nr: 6805
  3. (F) 1971-05-12 Sara, EEP nr: 7107
Document updated2009-09-16: 

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Koehl, D., (2020). Sabu, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Hannover Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 24 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2198. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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