African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Akita Omoriyama Zoo in Japan

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Daisuke  dead elephant
Alternative name: Dasi?



Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 32 years old
Born:* 1989 wild
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Dead: 2021-03-05
Death reason: :
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Akita Omoriyama Zoo, in Japan

Date of arrival

1990-03-30Akita Omoriyama Zoo
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History of updates2018-12-06: new record

Latest document update2022-04-09 01:59:20
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† Daisuke is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died 2021-03-05 at Akita Omoriyama Zoo, in Japan, .


Daisuke was born wild 1989.

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Daisuke" has been showing signs of foot deformity since she was young, and due to weight gain and aging, the joints of the right hind leg had swollen since October last year, and due to the movement to protect it, the left hind leg has also been deformed and the amount of defecation has been unstable. She collapsed on on the stable floor around 1 am on March 5th. In spite of treatment, she was confirmed dead at 9:28 am.

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Koehl, Dan, (2021). Daisuke, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Akita Omoriyama Zoo in Japan. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 2 December 2022 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=11601. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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