Carla an African forest elephant at Rome Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Carla  
Carla in 1989.
Carla in 1989.


Identification


Description

Species:African forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 13 years old
Origin
Born:* 1978 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1991-03-18
Death reason: accident: pushed in the dry moat by male Calimero
Locations
Present / last location:Rome Zoo, in Italy

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1981-11-04Rome Zoo

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† Carla is a dead Female ♀ African forest elephant, (Loxodonta cyclotis), who died at Rome Zoo, in Italy, of accident in 1991-03-18. Official death reason described as pushed in the dry moat by male Calimero. (see detailed list).

Origin


Carla was born wild 1978.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Carla, an African forest elephant at Rome Zoo in Italy. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 7 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4309. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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