Tembo (Loren) an African savanna elephant at Toledo Zoo

☨ Tembo (Loren)
ID nr:   SSP Number: 181 - 
Species: African savanna elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 15 years old
Dead date: 1994-12-20
Death reason: disease: digestive mechanical abnormality
Location:Toledo Zoo
ArrivalToledo Zoo 1982-06-28
from International Animal Exchange (Ferndale)
Born:* 1979 wild Zimbabwe
Document updated2008-12-25: New elephant RE
2011-02-09: Name, Text RE
Tembo and Renee were purchased together by the Toledo Zoo from the International Animal Exchange in June 1982, both imported a month prior from Zimbabwe.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Tembo (Loren), an African savanna at Toledo Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 29 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4469. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Ryan Easley, USA

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