Dottie an African savanna elephant at Atlanta Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Dottie  
Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 26 years old
Id numberSSP Number: (221)
Origin
Born:* 1982 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 2008-10-27
Death reason: disease: pneumonia
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2008-10-28
(dead † 2008-10-28)
fetal death SSP id: NA
Locations
Present / last location:Atlanta Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1986-11-14Atlanta Zoo
from Jurgen C. Schulz

Document updated2009-01-25: Previous locations, SSP, Birth
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Description

† Dottie is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant, (Loxodonta africana), who died at Atlanta Zoo, in United States, of disease in 2008-10-27. Official death reason described as pneumonia. (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. () 2008-10-28 -- † 2008-10-28 fetal death SSP id: NA

Origin


Dottie was born wild 1982.


Comments / pictures

The elephant, which had recently gone into the third trimester of her 24-month pregnancy, was 26 by her death.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Dottie, an African savanna at Atlanta Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 February 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3518. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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