Gigi an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Natal Zoo Lion Park

☨ Gigi
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 62 years old
Dead date: 2016-12-28
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Natal Zoo Lion Park
ArrivalNatal Zoo Lion Park 1982-00-00
from Boswell-Wilkies Circus
Born:* 1954 wild India
Document updated2012-10-06:
2016-12-28: death
Imported from India by Boswell-Wilkie's Circus in the early 1960s

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Gigi, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Natal Zoo Lion Park in South Africa. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 21 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Jim Stockley, South Africa

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