Gbaya (NGbaya) at Duisburg Zoo

Female ♀ African Forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis) Gbaya (NGbaya) at Duisburg Zoo

† Gbaya (NGbaya)
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Species: African Forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 27 years old
Dead date: 1985-08-19
Death reason: accident: pushed into dry moat
Location:Duisburg Zoo
ArrivedDuisburg Zoo 1961-09-11
Born:1958 wild
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Sources, among others

  • The African Forest Elephant and its status in captivity. Part 1: Europe, by Don Cousins, International Zoo News No. 251 (41/2) March 1994. Online list at http://www.zoochat.com/2/african-forest-elephants-completely-gone-zoos-215250/index2.html
  • Peter Schröer, Duisburg Zoo

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