Aprila at Singapore Zoo

Aprila
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 23 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Singapore Zoo
ArrivedSingapore Zoo 2005-03-16
from Taman Safari Indonesia (Bogor Zoo)
Taman Safari Indonesia (Bogor Zoo) 1995-00-00
from
Born:1995 captive-born in
Taman Safari Indonesia (Bogor Zoo)
Document updated2009-08-19: Previous locations, Text
2010-01-16: updated source link
After the final sale of a five year old captive born male Sumatran elephant to Germany, Sang Raja was crate trained for weeks before his twenty hour flight to the Koln zoo in September 2004. In March 2005 the Singapore Zoo replaced him with two ten year old, captive born female Sumatran elephants Intan and Aprila. The zoo's total number of elephants was brought to five.

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