Oba an African savanna elephant at Houston Zoo

☨ Oba
ID nr:   SSP Number: 367 - 
Species: African savanna elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ 4 years old
Dead date: 1978-07-30
Death reason: disease: infection associated; digestive bacterial
Location:Houston Zoo
ArrivalHouston Zoo 1976-12-09
from International Fertilizer and Chemical Company (Fred Zeehandelaar)
International Fertilizer and Chemical Company (Fred Zeehandelaar) 1976-00-00
from Zoopark Okahandja (Walter Schulz)
Born:* 1974 wild Namibia
Document updated2011-03-15: New elephant RE

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Koehl, D., (2020). Oba, an African savanna at Houston Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=6762. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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