Mampe at Berlin Zoo

† Mampe
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Species: African Forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 16 years old
Dead date: 1933-11-11
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Berlin Zoo
ArrivedBerlin Zoo 1926-00-00
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Born:1917 wild Congo
Document updated2008-06-23
After reaching 176 cm, this animal did not grow anymore.

The Berliner zoologist described this elephant as Dwarf-elephant, later classified as Loxodonta pumilus by Noack.

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