Tusker at Wuppertal Zoo

Male African Bush elephant Tusker at Wuppertal Zoo

Photo: © Petra Prager, Berlin
Tusker
ID Number:EEP Number: 9202 - 
Species: African Bush elephant
Sex and age:Male 25 years
Management:Protected contact
Location:Wuppertal Zoo
ArrivedWuppertal Zoo 1995-08-02
from Kruger National Park
Born:1992 wild in
Kruger National Park
Capture: 1995
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 12 babies

  1. (F) 2005-06-03 Bongi, EEP nr: 20037
  2. (M) 2005-10-09 Kibo, EEP nr: 20040
  3. (F) 2007-07-13 Tika, EEP nr: 200700
  4. (M) 2008-01-13 Tamo, EEP nr: 200800
  5. (M) 2010-08-06 Tuluba, EEP nr: 201000
  6. (M) 2011-01-16 Uli
  7. (M) 2011-01-20 Shawu
  8. () 2012 stillborn
  9. (M) 2013-05-13 Moyo
  10. (F) 2013-08-11? Pina Nessie
  11. (M) 2014-08-14 Jogi, EEP nr: 201400
  12. (F) 2016-03-17 Tuffi, EEP nr: 201601
Document updated2008-03-24

Sources, among others

  • African Elephant Studbook, Europe Regional EEP
    by Amelia Terkel, Zoological center Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel

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