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Aitong at Tsavo National Park

Female ♀ African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) Aitong at Tsavo National Park

Aitong
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Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 24 years old
Management:wild
Location:Tsavo National Park
ArrivedTsavo National Park
from David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Voi
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Voi 1994-11-00
from David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery 1994-11-00
from
Born:1994-11-00 wild
Capture: 1994, Aitong, Masai Mara
Document updated2008-12-23:pregnant, sired by Uaso
2011-08-29: not pregnant
2018-10-21: picture
1/30/2008 - Uaso was observed to have joined Emily�s unit, and was seen mounting Aitong, who we believe is already pregnant. We are pretty sure that Emily is also pregnant.
http://www.sheldrickwildlifetrust.org/asp/orphan_profile.asp?N=3

Sources, among others

  • http://www.sheldrickwildlifetrust.org/updates/updates.asp?ID=182

  • Aitong on Elephant Orphan Profiles, at sheldrickwildlifetrust.org, website for The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

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