Ahmed an African savanna elephant at Abilene Zoo

☨ Ahmed
ID nr:   SSP Number: 186 - 
Species: African savanna elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ 13 years old
Dead date: 1992-03-31
Death reason: unknown: digestive
Location:Abilene Zoo
ArrivalAbilene Zoo 1981-11-24
from Jurgen C. Schulz
Born:* 1979 wild Zimbabwe
Capture: 1981 ,
Document updated2011-02-09: New elephant RE
Ahmed and Tanya both to the Abilene Zoo in November 1981 from Jurgen Schulz. They would reside together until the death of Ahmed in March 1992.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Ahmed, an African savanna at Abilene Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=6378. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Ryan Easley, USA

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