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Valli at Addo Elephant National Park

Male ♂ African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) Valli at Addo Elephant National Park

† Valli
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Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂, unknown maybe about years old (estimated age)
Dead date: 2017-12-00
Death reason: : died from injuries after fight with another bull
Location:Addo Elephant National Park
ArrivedAddo Elephant National Park
from Kruger National Park
Born: wild in
Kruger National Park
Document updated2018-03-11:
“Sad news to share this afternoon: Valli, our big elephant bull, had died. Conservation Manager, John Adendorff, flew over the Park early this morning and found him killed about five kilometres from Hapoor. He seems to have gotten into a fight with another bull and died from his injuries about a week ago.

He was one of four Kruger bulls introduced into Addo in the early 2000s. Two of the bulls were really large – Skukuza and Valli. Skukuza met the same fate in 2010.

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