Lumni (Lubni, Luki, Lukky, Lucky) an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at La Teste Zoo du Bassin d´Arcachon

Female ♀ African Bush elephant (<em>Loxodonta africana</em>) Lumni (Lubni, Luki, Lukky, Lucky) at La Teste Zoo du Bassin d´Arcachon

Photo: � Philippe Aquilon, France.
☨ Lumni (Lubni, Luki, Lukky, Lucky)
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Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 32 years old
Status:foot problems
Dead date: 2014-03-19
Death reason: euthanised: Cancer in Uterus
Location:La Teste Zoo du Bassin d´Arcachon
ArrivalLa Teste Zoo du Bassin d´Arcachon 2010-06-17
from Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle
Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle 2009-10-00
from Olmense Zoo
Olmense Zoo 2009-05-00
from Amedeo Folco
Born:* 1982 wild
Document updated2011-06-05:�updated locations
2016-01-03: death records
Often showed by Sharon Folco.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Lumni (Lubni, Luki, Lukky, Lucky), an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at La Teste Zoo du Bassin d´Arcachon in France. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 September 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Philippe Aquilon, France.
  • Peter Stolk, Netherlands
  • Survey 2008 - Elephants in European circuses published by European Elephant Group: Tobias Dornbusch, Jürgen Schilfarth
  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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