Jumbo an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Unknown

☨ Jumbo
ID nr:
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ < 1, unknown age
Status:Lost to follow-up
Dead date:
Death reason: unknown:
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen) 1909-00-00
from Hans Schomburgk
Born:* Tanzania
Document updated2009-10-16: new record
2018-11-12: lost
The first elephant from East Africa in Germany.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Jumbo, an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Unknown in Unknown. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 22 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5188. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Page 51, Savages and beasts: the birth of the modern zoo, by Nigel Rothfels

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