Cheri an African savanna elephant at Taronga Western Plains Zoo

☨ Cheri
ID nr:Local id Number: 770009 - 
Species: African savanna elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 33 years old
Dead date: 2007-06-10
Death reason: disease: intestinal obstruction
Location:Taronga Western Plains Zoo
ArrivalTaronga Western Plains Zoo 1977-12-12
from Longleat Safari Park
Born:* 1974 wild
Document updated2012-03-13: local id

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Cheri, an African savanna at Taronga Western Plains Zoo in Australia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Taxon Report for Loxodonta africana by Sara Brice, Registrar, Taronga Conservation Society Australia
  • Linda Gardiner, 29 July 98
  • 2007:Elephant Cheri dies at Dubbo zoo

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