Con Voi Bon an Asian elephant at Leipzig Zoo

☨ Con Voi Bon
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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ 23 years old
Dead date: 1960-06-21
Death reason: disease: elephant smallpox
Location:Leipzig Zoo
ArrivalLeipzig Zoo 1959-10-07 from Rostock Zoo
Born:* 1937 wild Vietnam
Document updated2009-10-29: death date
2012-02-29: text
Shipped from harbour town Haiphong, with the ship MS "Leipzig", and arrived DDR in Wismar.

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Koehl, D., (2020). Con Voi Bon, an Asian at Leipzig Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 30 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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