Hydari (Dari, Hi-Dari) an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Hogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo)

☨ Hydari (Dari, Hi-Dari)
ID Number:   SSP Number: 33 - 
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 55 years old
Dead date: 2015-08-08
Death reason: euthanised: old age
Location:Hogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo)
ArrivalHogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo) 1967-06-20
from International Animal Exchange (Ferndale)
Born:* 1960 wild Kenya
Capture: 1962,
Document updated2016-01-21: death
After the death of Petal at the Philadelphia Zoo, Hydari was the oldest living African elephant in the United States.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Hydari (Dari, Hi-Dari), an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Hogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 20 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=445. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

Internal relevant links

External relevant links (Opens in new window)

    Search more on the web for Hydari (Dari, Hi-Dari)

    Elephant Encyclopedia and database

    Established 1995
    Established 2006
    Search for keywords

    Locations of visitors to this page