Clara Belle
African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
St Louis Zoo in United States

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Clara Belle  dead elephant


SSP nr25


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 22 years old
Born:* 1955 wild
Birth place: in Arusha National Park
Capture: 1955
Imported:1957? by Firma Ruhe
Dead: 1977-11-01
Death reason: unknown: Musculoskeletal trauma
Locations - owners
Present / last location:St Louis Zoo, in United States

Date of arrival

1957-07-28St Louis Zoo
from Firma Ruhe

Firma Ruhe
from Arusha National Park

Record history
History of updates2020-12-27

Latest document update2021-09-18 12:57:31
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† Clara Belle is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died 1977-11-01 at St Louis Zoo, in United States, . Official death reason described as Musculoskeletal trauma.


Clara Belle was born wild 1955 at Arusha National Park, captured 1955 . and imported 1957? by Firma Ruhe

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2024). Clara Belle, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at St Louis Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 16 June 2024 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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