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Macombe at Tierpark Ströhen

Female ♀ African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) Macombe at Tierpark Ströhen

Kariba, Macombe and Sambesi. Str�hen Zoo. Photo: © Lars Hromniak
† Macombe
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Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 27 years old
Dead date: 2014-09-08
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Tierpark Ströhen
ArrivedTierpark Ströhen 1994-00-00
Born:1987 wild Zimbabwe
Document updated2009-02-07:�Image

2016-01-02: death
2018-03-14: link to Elefanten-Fotolexikon (Petra Prager) submitted

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