Timbo an African savanna elephant at Ramat Gan Zoo


 ☨ ♂ Timbo  
Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 17 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 6101SSP Number: (552)
Origin
Born:* 1961 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1964? Arusha National Park
Imported:1964
Death
Dead date: 1978-05-03
Death reason: disease: Cancer in the stomach
Offspring
Total: 3 babies

1. Born 1974-08-11 Yossi EEP id: 7402 SSP id: 555

2. Born 1977-11-17
(dead † 2011-09-06)
Lara (Amy) EEP id: 7702

3. Born 1978-01-17
(dead † 2008-07-00)
Shara (Sara) EEP id: 7801 SSP id: 556
Locations
Present / last location:Ramat Gan Zoo, in Israel

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

Ramat Gan Zoo
from Tel Aviv Zoo
Tel Aviv Zoo 1964-00-00
from Arusha National Park

Document updated2011-05-04: prev location

2011-06-11: SSP RE
2018-03-01: link to EleWiki submitted
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Description

† Timbo is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant, (Loxodonta africana), who died at Ramat Gan Zoo, in Israel, of disease in 1978-05-03. Official death reason described as Cancer in the stomach. (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 3 babies

  1. (M) 1974-08-11 Yossi EEP id: 7402 SSP id: 555
  2. (F) 1977-11-17 -- † 2011-09-06 Lara (Amy) EEP id: 7702
  3. (F) 1978-01-17 -- † 2008-07-00 Shara (Sara) EEP id: 7801 SSP id: 556

Origin


Timbo was born wild 1961, captured 1964? , captured at Arusha National Park. and imported 1964



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Timbo, an African savanna at Ramat Gan Zoo in Israel. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 21 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2126. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Categories1978 deaths | 1961 births | Breeding bulls | EEP | 1964 captures | 1964 imports | Elephants from Ramat Gan Zoo | Israel | African savanna elephants



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