Gigi an Asian elephant at Natal Zoo Lion Park


 ☨ ♀ Gigi  

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 62 years old
Origin
Born:* 1954 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 2016-12-28
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Natal Zoo Lion Park, in South Africa

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1982-00-00Natal Zoo Lion Park
from Boswell-Wilkies Circus

Document updated2012-10-06:
2016-12-28: death
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Description

† Gigi is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Natal Zoo Lion Park, in South Africa, of from unknown reasons in 2016-12-28. (see detailed list).

Origin


Gigi was born wild 1954.


Comments / pictures

Imported from India by Boswell-Wilkie's Circus in the early 1960s



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Gigi, an Asian elephant at Natal Zoo Lion Park in South Africa. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 12 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5435. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Jim Stockley, South Africa

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  • Categories2016 deaths | 1954 births | Born in India | Elephants from Natal Zoo Lion Park | South Africa | Asian elephants



    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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