Binti an African savanna elephant at Caldwell Zoo



 ☨ ♀ Binti  
Binti. Caldwell Zoo 11/2010. Photo: � Ryan Easley
Binti. Caldwell Zoo 11/2010. Photo: � Ryan Easley

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 36 years old
Id numberSSP Number: (179)
Body weight: 3727.27 kg, 8200.00 lbs
Origin
Born:* 1978 wild
Birth place: in Kruger National Park
Death
Dead date: 2014-12-30
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Caldwell Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival

2000-11-10Kruger National Park from Lincoln Park Zoo
Lincoln Park Zoo 1981-10-22
from Lion Country Safari, Inc - Grand Prairie

Document updated2009-02-06:�Management, Text, Image RE
2010-11-22:�Weight, Image RE
2016-01-22: SSP nr
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Description

† Binti is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant, (Loxodonta africana), who died at Caldwell Zoo, in United States, from unknown reasons in 2014-12-30, (see detailed list).

Origin


Binti was born wild 1978 in Kruger National Park.


Comments / pictures

In November 2000, Binti and Keke left the Lincoln Park Zoo together after three years, headed for the Caldwell Zoo in Tyler, Texas. They spent another three years together until Keke was transferred to the Dallas Zoo as a companion for their loan elephant, Jenny.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Binti, an African savanna at Caldwell Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4395. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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