Tamu (Tamy, Tommy) at Toluca Zoo (Zoologico de Zacango)

Tamu (Tamy, Tommy)
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 58 years old
Management:Protected contact
Location:Toluca Zoo (Zoologico de Zacango)
ArrivedToluca Zoo (Zoologico de Zacango) 2014-12-10
from Circo Francisco Atayde Garcia
Circo Francisco Atayde Garcia 1964-00-00
from Bertram Mills Circus
Bertram Mills Circus 1961-00-00
Born:1960 unknown Thailand
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 1991-09-16 Bireki
Document updated2012-11-15: changed country of origin
2018-02-27: alive in Tolouca, not dead!
According to Gösta kruse, in his book he say the two young elephants came from Siam.Trunk call by Gosta Kruse

Sources, among others

  • Trunk call, by Gosta Kruse
  • Jim Clubb, UK.
  • http://bucklesw.blogspot.com/2006/10/bertram-mills-circus-1-photos-and.html
  • Maria Moch, Tolouca Zoo

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