Lota an Asian elephant at Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES)


 ☨ ♀ Lota  

Identification

SSP nr162

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 53 years old
Origin
Born:* 1952 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 2005-02-10
Death reason: disease: Elephant Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
Locations
Present / last location:Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES), in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2004-11-17Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES)
from Hawthorn Corporation
Hawthorn Corporation 1990-11-27
from Milwaukee County Zoo
Milwaukee County Zoo 1954-05-22
from Nehru Zoological Park

Document updated2009-10-08: Previous locations, Birth, Death, SSP, Text RE
2011-05-02: Photo RE
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Description

† Lota is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES), in United States, of disease in 2005-02-10. Official death reason described as Elephant Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) (Mycobacterium tuberculosis). (see detailed list).

Origin


Lota was born wild 1952.


Comments / pictures

Photo: "Milwaukee County Zoo Photographs" at ShowMe Elephants



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Lota, an Asian elephant at Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1466. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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