Simba an Asian elephant at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay (Busch Gardens Africa)


♀ Simba
Simba. Busch Gardens Africa 03/2008. Photo: © Amanda Pippin
Simba. Busch Gardens Africa 03/2008. Photo: © Amanda Pippin


Identification

SSP nr35

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 53 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 1968 wild
Birth place:
Locations
Present / last location:Busch Gardens Tampa Bay (Busch Gardens Africa), in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1972-04-05Busch Gardens Tampa Bay (Busch Gardens Africa)

Document updated2008-12-29: Image
2010-02-11: corrected status
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Description

Location


Simba is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay (Busch Gardens Africa), in United States.

Simba arrived Busch Gardens Tampa Bay (Busch Gardens Africa) 1972-04-05,

In Busch Gardens Tampa Bay (Busch Gardens Africa), Simba lives together with 4 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Carina born 1972
  2. ,
  3. Karnaudi born 1990-04-13
  4. ,
  5. Rosy (Rosie) born 1970
  6. ,
  7. Tina born 1969
  8. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Simba was born wild 1968.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Simba, an Asian elephant at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay (Busch Gardens Africa) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 12 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=912. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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