Benny (Bennie)
African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Okavango Delta in Botswana

dead elephant ☨ ♂ Benny (Bennie)  dead elephant


SSP nr125


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 34 years old
Born:* 1972 wild
Birth place: in Kruger National Park
Capture: 1973
Dead: 2006-11-27
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Okavango Delta, in Botswana

Date of arrival

2005-07-09Okavango Delta
from Abu Camp

1990-00-00Abu Camp
from Randall Moore

1987-12-27Randall Moore
from Fort Worth Zoo

1974-10-05Fort Worth Zoo
from Lincoln Park Zoo

1974-04-18Lincoln Park Zoo
from International Animal Exchange (Ferndale)

Record history
History of updates2011-04-26: Previous locations, Birth, SSP RE

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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† Benny (Bennie) is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died 2006-11-27 at Okavango Delta, in Botswana, .


Benny (Bennie) was born wild 1972 at Kruger National Park, captured 1973 .

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Benny (Bennie), African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Okavango Delta in Botswana. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 4 July 2022 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Kate Evans

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