† Tantor is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died 1989-08-02 at Toronto Zoo, in Canada, . Official death reason described as heart failure.
Tantor was born wild 1969, captured 1971 .
"Tantor, 20, died 1989 from Heart
failure shortly after surgery for tusk extraction due to infection."
His full Skeleton
is held at the Royal Ontario Museum (in storage) while his preserved Heart
is on display at the Ontario Science Centre. He was measured at 11ft 2in tall and 14,300 lbs at his death (20 yrs old).
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