Macho (Tantar) at Gladys Porter Zoo

† Macho (Tantar)
ID Number:   SSP Number: 45 - 
Species: African Bush elephant
Sex and age:Male 43 years
Dead date: 2005-03-09
Death reason: disease: blood clot
Location:Gladys Porter Zoo
ArrivedGladys Porter Zoo 1971-10-21
from Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens 1967-09-12
Born:1962 wild
Capture: 1964
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 4 babies

  1. (M) 1979-05-20 -- † 1994-12-16 Fanti (Morgan), SSP nr: 188
  2. () 1981-10-17 -- † 1981-10-17 stillborn, SSP nr: 501
  3. (M) 1983-08-31 -- † 1983-08-31 miscarriage, SSP nr: 502
  4. (F) 1985-08-29 Asali, SSP nr: 237
Document updated2008-12-26: Previous locations, Death, Source
2018-03-13: Death reason, Source

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