African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Bronx Zoo in United States

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Sultana  dead elephant


SSP nr305


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 14 years old
Status:foot problems
Born:* 1905 wild
Birth place:
Imported:1907? by Firma Carl Hagenbeck
Dead: 1919-12-27
Death reason: euthanised: foot problemss?
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Bronx Zoo, in United States

Date of arrival

1907-06-25Bronx Zoo
from Firma Carl Hagenbeck

Record history
History of updates2011-04-26: Birth, Death, SSP RE
2011-06-11: SSP RE
2012-09-29: removed alternative name (Sudana) seems this was an error.
2021-09-15: Importer Firma Hagenbeck

Latest document update2021-09-15 17:46:49
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† Sultana is a dead foot problems Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died 1919-12-27 at Bronx Zoo, in United States, . Official death reason described as foot problemss?.


Sultana was born wild 1905. and imported 1907? by Firma Carl Hagenbeck

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Sultana, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Bronx Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 August 2022 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elephants and Egotists by Patricia Sumerling
  • Richard Chiger

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