Loisaba an African savanna elephant at Tsavo National Park

☨ Loisaba
ID nr:
5 in List of elephant orphans rescued by The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Nairobi, Kenya - 
Species: African savanna elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 13 years old
Dead date: 2011-06-28
Death reason: disease: pneumonia indicating Elephant Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) or Cancer
Location:Tsavo National Park
ArrivalTsavo National Park
from David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Voi
Born:* 1998-01-00 wild
Document updated2018-10-24: death report
The Postmortem revealed that 80% of both lungs had been rendered dysfunctional by nodular whitish material indicating either Tuberculosis or Cancer

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Loisaba, an African savanna at Tsavo National Park in Kenya. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 29 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2522. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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