Max (Maximus) an African savanna elephant at Grants Farm



 ☨ ♂ Max (Maximus)  
Max. Riddle
Max. Riddle's Elephant Sanctuary 08/2004. Photo: © Ryan Easley

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 15 years old
Id numberSSP Number: (525)
Origin
Born:* 2003-04-16 captive-born
Birth place: in Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary
Birth weight 128.18 kgs, 282.00 lbs

Parents: Willie x ♀ Lil Felix
Death
Dead date: 2018-12-12
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Grants Farm, in United States

Date of Arrival

2013-10-00Grants Farm
from Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary

Document updated2010-11-21: Birth Weight, Image, Text RE
2018-08-07: transferred
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Description

† Max (Maximus) is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant, (Loxodonta africana), who died at Grants Farm, in United States, from unknown reasons in 2018-12-12, (see detailed list).

Origin


Max (Maximus) was born captive-born 2003-04-16 in Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary.

Parentage


Parents of Max (Maximus) are: ♂ Willie (father) and ♀ Lil Felix (mother).


Siblings through the father Willie:

  1. 2002-01-21(F) Batir (Skeeter)
  2. 2007-12-08 -- † 2019-02-09 (F) Miss Bets
  3. 2008-03-19(M) Samson

Siblings through the mother Lil Felix:

  1. 2008-03-19(M) Samson

Pedigree


Max (Maximus)s pedigree:
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Lil Felix

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Comments / pictures

Maximus was born to first-time mother Felix at 3:02 AM. He weighed 282 pounds and measured 36.5 inches tall at the shoulder.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Max (Maximus), an African savanna at Grants Farm in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 2 December 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1720. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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