Hierakonpolis elephant Tomb 24
North African elephant (Loxodonta pharaoensis) at
Hierakonpolis Nekhen royal menagerie in Egypt

dead elephant ☨ ♂ Hierakonpolis elephant Tomb 24  dead elephant
Taxidermy locationHierakonpolis Nekhen royal menagerie, Edfo, Egypt

Identification


Description

Species:North African elephant (Loxodonta pharaoensis)
Sex and age:Male ♂, unknown age
Status:fossil
Characteristics: upper jaw (maxilla), with the tusk attached
Origin
Born:* ca 4 850 years ago unknown
Birth place: in Africa unspecified location
Death
Dead: ca 4 850 years ago
Death location: Hierakonpolis Nekhen royal menagerie
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Hierakonpolis Nekhen royal menagerie, in Egypt

Date of arrival

Hierakonpolis Nekhen royal menagerie
from Africa unspecified location

Record history
History of updates
2021-09-10: Updated as fossil

Latest document update2021-09-10 09:37:59
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† Hierakonpolis elephant Tomb 24 is a dead fossil Male ♂ North African elephant (Loxodonta pharaoensis), , who died at Hierakonpolis Nekhen royal menagerie, in Egypt, .

Taxidermy locationThe Taxidermy remains of this animal is within the Taxidermy collection at Hierakonpolis Nekhen royal menagerie, in Edfo, Egypt, since 2009-00-00.

Origin


Hierakonpolis elephant Tomb 24 was born unknown at Africa unspecified location.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Hierakonpolis elephant Tomb 24, North African elephant (Loxodonta pharaoensis) located at Hierakonpolis Nekhen royal menagerie in Egypt. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 October 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=8135. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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