Benny-Boy (Benjamin Blumchen) at Berlin Zoo

† Benny-Boy (Benjamin Blumchen)
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 27 years old
Dead date: 1996-08-28
Death reason: disease: poisoning?
Location:Berlin Zoo
ArrivedBerlin Zoo 1986-12-04 from Julius Köllner
Julius Köllner 1973-00-00
Born:1969 wild
Document updated2010-11-21: miport year

Sources, among others

  • Elefanten in Berlin by Bernhard Blaszkiewitz, Berlin Zoo
  • import year: Documentation 2002 - Elephants in European Zoos and Safari Parks published by European Elephant Group: Haufellner, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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