Wilbur an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Dallas Zoo

☨ Wilbur
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 19 years old
Dead date: 1934-07-21
Death reason: accident: suicide?
Location:Dallas Zoo
ArrivalDallas Zoo 1922-11-06
from Buck Zoo (Frank Buck Zoo), Gainesville
Born:* 1915 wild
Document updated2012-06-08: New RE

The North American Regional Studbook lists this elephant with a Temporary Studbook Number, lacking "supporting documentation to validate their identity."

Joey Ratliff

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Wilbur, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Dallas Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 23 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=12709. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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