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Rupa at Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle

ID Number:EEP Number: 7706 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 43 years old
Management:Protected contact
Location:Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle
ArrivedParco Faunistico Le Cornelle 2011-05-16
from Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo)
Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo) 2003-10-04
from Riga Zoo
Riga Zoo 1996-10-26
from Copenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have)
Copenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have) 1983-04-28
from Basel Zoo
Born:1975 wild
Document updated2011-05-17: Transfer to Italy RE
2011-07-30: transfer date, management
2012-09-12: corr previous loc.

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