Kenny
African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Basel Zoo in Switzerland

dead elephant ☨ ♂ Kenny  dead elephant

Identification

EEP nr6904

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 31 years old
Body height: 3.20 meter, 10.5 feet
Origin
Born:* 1967 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead: 1998-05-19
Death reason: disease: joint/hind leg problem
Offspring
Total: 2 babies

1. Born 1992-03-20
(dead † 1992-03-20)
stillborn

2. Born 1992-04-09
(dead † 2013-01-23)
Pambo EEP id: 9201
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Basel Zoo, in Switzerland

Date of arrival

1984-08-02Basel Zoo
from Hannover Zoo

1978-01-00Hannover Zoo
from Mary Chipperfield

Record history
History of updates2017-03-08: link to ele-wiki submitted
2017-03-08: link to Elefanten-Fotolexikon (Petra Prager) submitted

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Biography

† Kenny is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died 1998-05-19 at Basel Zoo, in Switzerland, . Official death reason described as joint/hind leg problem.

Offspring


Total: 2 babies

  1. (F) 1992-03-20 -- † 1992-03-20 stillborn
  2. (M) 1992-04-09 -- † 2013-01-23 Pambo EEP id: 9201

Origin


Kenny was born wild 1967.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Kenny, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Basel Zoo in Switzerland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 2 December 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=9. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • height: Henry Merker, Tiergarten-Forum
  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • Elefanten-wiki on elefanten.wikia.com http://elefanten.wikia.com/wiki/Pambo (Google Translated version)
  • African Elephant Studbook, Europe Regional EEP
    by Amelia Terkel, Zoological center Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel
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