Shenka an Asian elephant at Circus Alberti (Stefan Frank)

 ☨ ♂ Shenka  



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 48 years old
Born:* 1959 wild
Birth place: in Africa unspecified location
Dead date: 2007-12-23
Death location: Circus Alberti (Stefan Frank)
Death reason: disease: heart failure
Present / last location:Circus Alberti (Stefan Frank), in Germany

Date of Arrival
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1993-09-14Circus Alberti (Stefan Frank)
from Erfurt Zoo
Erfurt Zoo 1993-06-29
from Circus Alberti (Stefan Frank)
Circus Alberti (Stefan Frank) 1993-06-22
from Erfurt Zoo
Erfurt Zoo 1993-04-22
from Circus Alberti (Stefan Frank)

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† Shenka is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Circus Alberti (Stefan Frank), in Germany, of disease in 2007-12-23. Official death reason described as heart failure. (see detailed list).


Shenka was born wild 1959 at Africa unspecified location.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Shenka, an Asian elephant at Circus Alberti (Stefan Frank) in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 14 May 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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  • Jan Jacobi, Germany


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