Petal an African savanna elephant at Philadelphia Zoo

☨ Petal
ID nr:   SSP Number: 20 - 
Species: African savanna elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 53 years old
Dead date: 2008-06-09
Death reason: age: acute heart and lung failure after she fell on her side while sleeping
Location:Philadelphia Zoo
ArrivalPhiladelphia Zoo 1957-05-13
from Firma Ruhe
Born:* 1955 wild Tanzania
Capture: 1957 ,
Document updated2020-10-01

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Koehl, D., (2020). Petal, an African savanna at Philadelphia Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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