African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Motek at Ramat Gan Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Motek  

Identification

EEP nr6403
SSP nr553

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 50 years old
Origin
Born:* 1961 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1964? Arusha National Park
Imported:1964
Death
Dead: 2011-12-13
Death reason: unknown:
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 1978-01-17
(dead † 2008-07-00)
Shara (Sara) EEP id: 7801 SSP id: 556
Locations
Present / last location:Ramat Gan Zoo, in Israel

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

Ramat Gan Zoo
from Tel Aviv Zoo
Tel Aviv Zoo 1964-00-00
from Arusha National Park

Document updated2011-05-04: prev location

2011-06-11: SSP RE

2012-07-31: dead
2018-03-01: link to EleWiki submitted
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Description

† Motek is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died at Ramat Gan Zoo, in Israel, 2011-12-13. (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (F) 1978-01-17 -- † 2008-07-00 Shara (Sara) EEP id: 7801 SSP id: 556

Origin


Motek was born wild 1961, captured 1964? , captured at Arusha National Park. and imported 1964



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Motek, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Ramat Gan Zoo in Israel. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 30 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2404. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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