Kruger an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Port Lympne Zoo

☨ Kruger
ID Number:EEP Number: 8403 - 
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 31 years old
Dead date: 2015-10-23
Death reason: euthanised: Arthritis
Location:Port Lympne Zoo
ArrivalPort Lympne Zoo 2006-10-04
from Knowsley Safari Park
Knowsley Safari Park 1993-08-09
from Windsor Safari Park
Born:* 1984 wild Zimbabwe
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 4 babies

  1. (F) 2003-01-15 Ashanti, EEP nr: 20014
  2. (F) 2003-04-07 -- † 2017-10-20 Nala, EEP nr: 20016
  3. (M) 2004-05-08 -- † 2004-05-08 killed, EEP nr: 20030
  4. (F) 2007-07-23 -- † 2007-07-23 stillborn, EEP nr: 200700
Document updated2016-01-03: death records, birth country
2018-03-09: link to Elefanten-Fotolexikon (Petra Prager) submitted

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Kruger, an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Port Lympne Zoo in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 29 September 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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