Ladybird an African savanna elephant at Greenville Zoo

☨ Ladybird
ID nr:   SSP Number: 115 - 
Species: African savanna elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 43 years old
Dead date: 2014-03-03
Death reason: :
Location:Greenville Zoo
ArrivalGreenville Zoo 2006-09-02
from Lion Country Safari, Inc - Florida
Lion Country Safari, Inc - Florida 1972-10-00
from International Animal Exchange (Ferndale)
Born:* 1971 wild South Africa
Capture: 1972 ,
Document updated2009-08-18: Management, Text
2014-03-05: dead
In 2006, the zoo tried again to acquire another elephant and Ladybird was transferred from the Lion Country Safari in Florida.

2014-03-03: Ladybird, a 44 year old African elephant, died on Monday, at the Greenville Zoo (South Carolina).

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Ladybird, an African savanna at Greenville Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Jackson Lee Bird
  • Ryan Easley, USA

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