May at Hiroshima City Zoo (Asa Zoological Park)

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Species: African Forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 19 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Hiroshima City Zoo (Asa Zoological Park)
ArrivedHiroshima City Zoo (Asa Zoological Park) 2001-05-13
Born:1999 wild Burkina Faso
Capture: 1999,
Document updated2010-05-02: 
Film clip of the female cyclotis at Asa Zoo in Hiroshima playing soccer with humans in her yard.

According to Japans elephant studboookeeper the soccer-elephant arrived from Burkina Faso on 13 May 2001.

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