Hiroko at Osaka Tennoji Zoo

Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Hiroko at Osaka Tennoji Zoo

Hirako December 10, 2014, when she became the oldest elephant in Japan.
† Hiroko
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 49 years old
Dead date: 2018-01-25
Death reason: disease: foot problemss
Location:Osaka Tennoji Zoo
ArrivedOsaka Tennoji Zoo 1970-05-03
Born:1969 unknown India
Document updated2018-03-06: dead
Hiroko is being gifted to Osaka World Expo ceremonies in 1970 from the government of IndiaPresented from the government of India, to Japan, during the openings of the Osaka World Expo ceremonies in 1970.


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