Tanya (China, Cheena) an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Gladys Porter Zoo

☨ Tanya (China, Cheena)
ID Number:   SSP Number: 51 - 
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 24 years old
Dead date: 1988-05-04
Death reason: euthanised: musculoskeletal mechanical abnormality
Location:Gladys Porter Zoo
ArrivalGladys Porter Zoo 1971-10-21
from Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens
Born:* 1964 wild
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (M) 1979-05-20 -- † 1994-12-16 Fanti (Morgan), SSP nr: 188
Document updated2011-04-06: Previous locations, Death, Name, SSP RE

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Tanya (China, Cheena), an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Gladys Porter Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3670. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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