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Qumquat at Amboseli National Park

Female ♀ African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) Qumquat at Amboseli National Park

† Qumquat
ID Number:
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 43 years old
Dead date: 2012-10-00
Death reason: poached:
Location:Amboseli National Park
ArrivedAmboseli National Park 1969-00-00
Born:1969 wild in
Amboseli National Park
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 1999 -- † 2012-10-00 Qantina
  2. (F) 2009 Quanza
Document updated2012-11-13: 


Qumquat was slaughtered by poachers, along with her two young daughters, very close to the border of the Park

Sources, among others

  • http://www.elephanttrust.org/node/974

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