Koa at Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden

† Koa
ID Number:   SSP Number: 320 - 
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 11 years old
Dead date: 1967-09-19
Death reason: euthanised:
Location:Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
ArrivedCincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden 1964-09-14
from Eloise Berchtold
Eloise Berchtold 1964-00-00
from Toledo Zoo
Toledo Zoo 1962-00-00
from Eloise Berchtold
Eloise Berchtold
from International Fertilizer and Chemical Company (Fred Zeehandelaar)
International Fertilizer and Chemical Company (Fred Zeehandelaar) 1957-00-00
from Hawthorn Mellody Zoo
Born:1956 wild
Document updated2009-02-03: Death
2011-04-26: Previous locations, Birth, SSP RE

Sources, among others

  • http://bucklesw.blogspot.com/2006/02/eloise-berchtold-and-koa-1960.html
  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, Dokumentation 2 Nordamerika, 1997, by European Elephant Group: Haufellner, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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