Samson an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Gary Jacobson

Male ♂ African Bush elephant (<em>Loxodonta africana</em>) Samson at Gary Jacobson

Samson and Scott Riddle
☨ Samson
ID Number:   SSP Number: 336 - 
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 19 years old
Dead date: 1986-04-01
Death reason: anesthesia: during transit
Location:Gary Jacobson
ArrivalGary Jacobson 1986-03-31 from Los Angeles Zoo
Los Angeles Zoo 1981-09-03
from Marine World Africa (Redwood shores)
Marine World Africa (Redwood shores) 1971-00-00
from International Animal Exchange (Ferndale)
International Animal Exchange (Ferndale) 1970-09-28
from Henry Vilas Zoo
Born:* 1967 wild
Capture: 1966,
Document updated2009-03-19: New elephant
2011-03-27: picture

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Koehl, D., (2020). Samson, an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Gary Jacobson in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 September 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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