Nobi (Noby) an African savanna elephant at Kolmarden Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Nobi (Noby)  

Identification

Local id Number 3434

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 6 years old
Origin
Born:* 1972 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1973
Death
Dead date: 1978-08-16
Death reason: disease: appendiceal rupture from appendicitis
Locations
Present / last location:Kolmarden Zoo, in Sweden

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1973-04-18Kolmarden Zoo

Document updated2012-07-01: death cause
2012-07-05: arrival date
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† Nobi (Noby) is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant, (Loxodonta africana), who died at Kolmarden Zoo, in Sweden, of disease in 1978-08-16. Official death reason described as appendiceal rupture from appendicitis. (see detailed list).

Origin


Nobi (Noby) was born wild 1972, captured 1973 .



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Nobi (Noby), an African savanna elephant at Kolmarden Zoo in Sweden. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 12 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2860. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Kolmarden Zoo records, Sven Mellgren

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  • Categories1978 deaths | 1972 births | 1973 captures | Elephants from Kolmarden Zoo | Sweden | African savanna elephants



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


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