Zombini an African Forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis) at Brookfield Zoo

☨ Zombini
ID nr:   SSP Number: 10 - 
Species: African Forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 8 years old
Dead date: 1944-09-19
Death reason: euthanised:
Location:Brookfield Zoo
ArrivalBrookfield Zoo 1939-09-09
from Gangala-na-Bodio Elephant Domestication Center
Born:* 1936 wild Congo
Capture: 1936,
Document updated2009-01-01: New elephant
Zombie and Zombinie, bought as couple, arrived to the Brookfield Zoo in September 1939 from the elephant training station at Gangala-na-Bodio in the eastern Belgian Congo (now the Democratic Republic of Congo).

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Koehl, D., (2020). Zombini, an African Forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis) at Brookfield Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 20 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4495. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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