Petr II
African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha) in Czech Republic

dead elephant ☨ ♂ Petr II  dead elephant

Identification


Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 10 years old

People killed:1
Origin
Born:* 1967 wild
Birth place: in Kruger National Park
Death
Dead: 1977-03-15
Death reason: euthanised: aggressive
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha), in Czech Republic

Date of arrival

1969-07-16Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha)
from Kruger National Park

Record history
History of updates2010-09-23: 

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Biography

† Petr II is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died 1977-03-15 at Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha), in Czech Republic, . Official death reason described as aggressive.

Origin


Petr II was born wild 1967 at Kruger National Park.


Comments / pictures

1977-03-15: attacked and killed the elephantkeeper Mr. Jiri Cernohorsky

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Petr II, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha) in Czech Republic. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 2 December 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2241. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Categories1977 deaths | 1967 births | Elephants from Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha) | Czech Republic | Mankillers | African savanna elephants


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