Sumatra an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Knies Kinderzoo

☨ Sumatra
ID Number:EEP Number: 6402 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 52 years old
Dead date: 2015-06-00
Death reason: disease: Elephant Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) (Mycobacterium tuberculosis), kidney failure
Location:Knies Kinderzoo
ArrivalKnies Kinderzoo from Circus Knie
Born:* 1963 wild Indonesia
Document updated2016-01-11: death
Captured in Sumatra?

Checkup: arrival, EEG states 1966 - birth EEG: 1962?

2015: Autopsy showed marks from Tuberculosis

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Koehl, D., (2020). Sumatra, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Knies Kinderzoo in Switzerland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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