† Ellie is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, in United States, of disease in 2018-12-26. Official death reason described as infection. (see detailed list).
Ellie was born captive-born 2018-12-06 at Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.
Parents of Ellie are: ♂ (father) Hank (unconfirmed) OR ♂ Samson (unconfirmed) and ♀ Phoebe (mother).
Mother, Phoebe, is a 31-year-old Asian elephant who came to the Zoo in January 2002. While Phoebe has had the opportunity to breed with Hank, a 30-year-old male elephant at the Columbus Zoo, the attempts were unsuccessful.
In March 2017, the calf’s mom, Phoebe, was inseminated with two male elephants’ sperm, which is standard procedure. But the team still hasn’t been able to confirm whether Hank or Samson is the father.
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