Limba
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Bowmanville Zoo in Canada

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Limba  dead elephant

Identification

SSP nr300

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 49 years old
Origin
Born:* 1964 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead: 2013-12-03
Death reason: euthanised: Cancer
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Bowmanville Zoo, in Canada

Date of arrival

Bowmanville Zoo
from Cirque Estival

Cirque Estival
from Bowmanville Zoo

Bowmanville Zoo
from Manitoba Assiniboine Park Zoo

Manitoba Assiniboine Park Zoo
from Bowmanville Zoo

1985-00-00Bowmanville Zoo
from St-Félicien Zoo Sauvage (La Société zoologique)

Record history
History of updates2013-12-03: dead
2018-03-02: link to Elefanten-Fotolexikon (Petra Prager) submitted

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Biography

† Limba is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 2013-12-03 at Bowmanville Zoo, in Canada, . Official death reason described as Cancer.

Origin


Limba was born wild 1964.


Comments / pictures

2013-12-03: At 12:34am this morning Limba was humanely euthanized.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Limba, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Bowmanville Zoo in Canada. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 6 December 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=649. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Filipe von Gilsa
  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, Dokumentation 2 Nordamerika, 1997, by European Elephant Group: Haufellner, Schilfarth, Schweiger
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