Samba an Asian elephant at Unknown


 ☨ ♀ Samba  
This photo was taken in May 1967 and probably Sandra/Samba?, who is standing in the front of the smaller, younger elephant, which is probably Donkey.Photo: Erland Wadsten, 1967
This photo was taken in May 1967 and probably Sandra/Samba?, who is standing in the front of the smaller, younger elephant, which is probably Donkey.Photo: Erland Wadsten, 1967


Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
Status:Lost to follow-up
Management:Assumed dead
Origin
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Locations
Present / last location:Unknown, in Unknown

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

Unknown
from Zoocentrum Moskwa (Objed)
Zoocentrum Moskwa (Objed)
from Kolmarden Zoo

Document updated2012-09-16: new record
2020-10-14: lost
Random literature
Description

† Samba is a dead Lost to follow-up Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), assumed dead at Unknown in , in Unknown. (see detailed list).

Origin


Samba was born wild .


Comments / pictures

Location Zoo Objed not confirmed.

Arrived in Kolmarden around 1965-1967.

According to Ingvar Nylund sold to Russia, and Objed is the most likely destination. This must have been between 1967 and 1969.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Samba, an Asian elephant at Unknown in Unknown. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 10 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=12751. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Erland Wadsten, Skansen, Stockholm.
  • Ingvar Nylund, Stockholm.


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    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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