John at Lisbon Zoo (Jardim Zoologico de Lisboa)

† John
ID Number:EEP Number: 8903 - 
Species: African Bush elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ 21 years old
Dead date: 2010-10-22
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Lisbon Zoo (Jardim Zoologico de Lisboa)
ArrivedLisbon Zoo (Jardim Zoologico de Lisboa) 1991-09-18
from Kruger National Park
Born:1989 wild in
Kruger National Park
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 4 babies

  1. (F) 2003-04-16 -- † 2003-04-21 noname
  2. (M) 2004-01-01 -- † 2006-12 Trombinhas, EEP nr: 20026
  3. (F) 2005-03-20 Primavera, EEP nr: 20032
  4. (F) 2006-05-25 Assuncao, EEP nr: 20043
Document updated2011-06-05: death
2018-09-16: link to EleWiki submitted

Sources, among others

  • Peter Stolk
  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • African Elephant Studbook, Europe Regional EEP
    by Amelia Terkel, Zoological center Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel

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