Zangelima (Barney) an African forest elephant at Bronx Zoo



 ☨ ♂ Zangelima (Barney)  



Species:African forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 20 years old
Id number
Origin
Born:* 1932 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1944
Death
Dead date: 1952-11-14
Death reason: killed: shot, agressive
Locations
Present / last location:Bronx Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival

1946-10-08Bronx Zoo from Gangala-na-Bodio Elephant Domestication Center

Document updated2010-04-25: 
2011-04-26: Birth, Death, Previous locations, SSP RE
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Description

† Zangelima (Barney) is a dead Male ♂ African forest elephant, (Loxodonta cyclotis), who died at Bronx Zoo, in United States, killed in 1952-11-14, shot, agressive(see detailed list).

Origin


Zangelima (Barney) was born wild 1932, captured 1944 .



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Zangelima (Barney), an African forest at Bronx Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2464. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • Richard Chiger
  • Sandra Shoshani

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    Categories1952 deaths | 1932 births | Born in Congo | 1944 captures | Elephants from Bronx Zoo | United States | African forest elephants



    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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