African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Taro at Morioka Zoological Park


 ☨ ♂ Taro  

Identification

JAZA nr nr?

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 27 years old
Origin
Born:* 1991 wild
Birth place: in unknown
Imported:1992
Death
Dead: 2018-11-29
Death reason: unknown: collapsed and died
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2001-07-06
(dead † 2001-07-06)
stillborn JAZA id: ?
Locations
Present / last location:Morioka Zoological Park, in Japan

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1992-00-00Morioka Zoological Park

Document updated2018-12-03: death report
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† Taro is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died at Morioka Zoological Park, in Japan, 2018-11-29. Official death reason described as collapsed and died. (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 1 babies

  1. (M) 2001-07-06 -- † 2001-07-06 stillborn JAZA id: ?

Origin


Taro was born wild 1991 at unknown. and imported 1992



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Taro, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Morioka Zoological Park in Japan. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4986. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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  • Categories2018 deaths | 1991 births | Born in South Africa | Breeding bulls | 1992 imports | Elephants from Morioka Zoological Park | Japan | African savanna elephants



    This document was updated: 2018-12-05 07:14:11


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