African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Akili at Erfurt Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Akili  

Identification

EEP nr20007

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 12 years old
Origin
Born:* 2001-05-02 captive-born
Birth place: in Sigean Zoo

Parents: Ndume x ♀ Simba
Death
Dead: 2013-12-13
Death reason: euthanised: collapsed during the night
Locations
Present / last location:Erfurt Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2013-10-16Erfurt Zoo
from Sigean Zoo

Document updated2013-10-17: transfered
2013-12-17: death
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Description

† Akili is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died at Erfurt Zoo, in Germany, from euthanised 2013-12-13. Official death reason described as collapsed during the night. (see detailed list).

Origin


Akili was born captive-born 2001-05-02 at Sigean Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Akili are: ♂ Ndume (father) and ♀ Simba (mother).


Siblings through the father Ndume:

  1. 2002-07-09 -- † 2008-00-00 (M) Bambo
  2. 2003-12-25(F) Chupa

Siblings through the mother Simba:

  1. 2003-12-25(F) Chupa

Pedigree


Akilis ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

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Ndume

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Comments / pictures

2013-12-13: collapsed during the night, and could, even with assistance of the fireware brigade, not be lifted up, why she was eutanised later during the evening.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Akili, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Erfurt Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3602. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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