Ota an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Basel Zoo

☨ Ota
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Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 16 years old
Dead date: 1982-11-30
Death reason: euthanised: agressive
Location:Basel Zoo
ArrivalBasel Zoo 1972-00-00
1972-00-00
from Basel Zoo
Born:* 1966-01-13 captive-born
in Basel Zoo
Birth weight (kgs and pounds): 113.00 kgs, 248.60 lbs
Parents: Omari x Idunda
Otas pedigree:
P I II III

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Document updated2013-04-28: birth weight, tour 1972

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Ota, an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Basel Zoo in Switzerland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=943. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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