Linda an African savanna elephant at Poznan Zoo

 ☨ ♀ Linda  


EEP nr8601


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 35 years old
Born:* 1986 wild
Birth place: in Africa unspecified location
Capture: 1988
Dead date: 2021-02-02?
Death reason: euthanised: after collapsing on the floor
Present / last location:Poznan Zoo, in Poland

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2009-08-20Poznan Zoo
from Beekse Bergen Safaripark

Document updated2009-07-03: scheduled for transfer
2009-08-20: transferred
2021-02-03: death report
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† Linda is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant, (Loxodonta africana), who died at Poznan Zoo, in Poland, of euthanised in 2021-02-02?. Official death reason described as after collapsing on the floor. (see detailed list).


Linda was born wild 1986 at Africa unspecified location, captured 1988 .

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Linda, an African savanna elephant at Poznan Zoo in Poland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 April 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • Olga Dabrowska, Poznan Zoo
  • Zoo Poznan Official Site on Facebook
  • African Elephant Studbook, Europe Regional EEP
    by Amelia Terkel, Zoological center Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel


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