Perkins (Billy) an African savanna elephant at Omahas Henry Doorly Zoo

 ☨ ♂ Perkins (Billy)  


SSP nr103


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 24 years old
Born:* 1970 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1972
Dead date: 1994-11-12
Death reason: disease: infection associated; generalized metabolism
Present / last location:Omahas Henry Doorly Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1987-07-07Omahas Henry Doorly Zoo
from Lion Country Safari, Inc - Florida
Lion Country Safari, Inc - Florida 1972-10-00
from International Animal Exchange (Ferndale)

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† Perkins (Billy) is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant, (Loxodonta africana), who died at Omahas Henry Doorly Zoo, in United States, of disease in 1994-11-12. Official death reason described as infection associated; generalized metabolism. (see detailed list).


Perkins (Billy) was born wild 1970, captured 1972 . and imported 1972?

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Perkins (Billy), an African savanna elephant at Omahas Henry Doorly Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 April 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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