† Samorn is a dead foot problems Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 1994-10-10 at Monarto Zoo, in Australia, . Official death reason described as fell in the moat and died.
Samorn was born wild 1950.
is on display at the University of Adelaide Medical School
Over Frome Road, the University of Adelaide Medical School also turns it on for visitors. The Anatomical Sciences Resource Centre is usually only open by appointment, but Open Day, August 1, gives Adelaidians a chance to see Samorn the Elephant again. Donated to Adelaide Zoo (just a few hundred metres away) in 1956, the elephant was legendary till her death at Monarto in 1994.
Researchers spent six months assembling her huge Skeleton
for comparative Anatomy.
They discovered severe honeycomb deterioration of one toe bone. Samorn had endured a very sore foot.
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