Tanya an African savanna elephant at Cameron Park Waco Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Tanya  
Tembo & Tanya. Cameron Park Zoo. Photo: © Jackson Sdah
Tembo & Tanya. Cameron Park Zoo. Photo: © Jackson Sdah


Identification

SSP nr185

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 41 years old
Origin
Born:* 1979 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1981
Death
Dead date: 2020-09-29
Death reason: disease: unidentified disease that affected the circulatory system, heart, lungs and brain
Locations
Present / last location:Cameron Park Waco Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2007-10-00Cameron Park Waco Zoo
from Abilene Zoo
Abilene Zoo 1981-11-24
from Jurgen C. Schulz

Document updated2009-04-03: Management, Text
2010-01-17: Text, Image
2020-09-06: death report
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Description

† Tanya is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant, (Loxodonta africana), who died at Cameron Park Waco Zoo, in United States, of disease in 2020-09-29. Official death reason described as unidentified disease that affected the circulatory system, heart, lungs and brain. (see detailed list).

Origin


Tanya was born wild 1979, captured 1981 .



Tanya on elephant-news.comElephant News: articles where Tanya is mentioned on elephant-news.com

Meet cameron park zoo’s new elephant - Elephant News
2020-10-06Cameron park zoo staff mourns 40-year-old african elephant tanya - Elephant News



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Tanya, an African savanna elephant at Cameron Park Waco Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 11 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3240. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Meet cameron park zoo’s new elephant - Elephant News
2020-10-06Cameron park zoo staff mourns 40-year-old african elephant tanya - Elephant News

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  • Categories2020 deaths | 1979 births | Born in Zimbabwe | 1981 captures | Elephants from Cameron Park Waco Zoo | United States | African savanna elephants



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


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