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Kachikau an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Caprivi Strip

† Kachikau
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Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀, unknown Notice: Undefined variable: age in /customers/6/2/a/ on line 810 Notice: Undefined variable: age in /customers/6/2/a/ on line 813 maybe about years old (estimated age)
Dead date: 2010-04-00
Death reason: poached: shot
Location:Caprivi Strip
ArrivalCaprivi Strip
Born: wild in
Caprivi Strip
Document updated2010-04-26: killed

San Diego Zoo officials expressed dismay Wednesday that an elephant being tracked in Africa as part of a multicountry conservation program had been shot and killed.

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