Kibo an African savanna elephant at Erfurt Zoo


♂ Kibo

Identification

EEP nr20040

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 16 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2005-10-09 captive-born
Birth place: in Wuppertal Zoo
Birth weight 101.00 kgs, 222.20 lbs

Parents: Tusker x ♀ Numbi
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2020-08-05 Ayoka EEP id: 202006? (EEP nr N/A)
Locations
Present / last location:Erfurt Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2015-08-19Erfurt Zoo
from Vienna Zoo
Vienna Zoo 2009-12-02
from Wuppertal Zoo

Document updated2009-12-03:�transfer

2016-01-02: transfer
2018-11-11: link to EleWiki submitted
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Description

Location


Kibo is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), located at Erfurt Zoo, in Germany.

Kibo arrived Erfurt Zoo 2015-08-19, relocated from Vienna Zoo, in Austria.

In Erfurt Zoo, Kibo lives together with 4 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Ayoka born 2020-08-05
  2. ,
  3. Chupa born 2003-12-25
  4. ,
  5. Csami born 1995
  6. ,
  7. Safari born 1971
  8. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 1 babies

  1. (F) 2020-08-05 Ayoka EEP id: 202006? (EEP nr N/A)

Origin


Kibo was born captive-born 2005-10-09 at Wuppertal Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Kibo are: ♂ Tusker (father) and ♀ Numbi (mother).


Siblings through the father Tusker:

  1. 2005-06-03(F) Bongi
  2. 2007-07-13(F) Tika
  3. 2008-01-13(M) Tamo
  4. 2010-08-06(M) Tuluba
  5. 2011-01-16(M) Uli
  6. 2011-01-20(M) Shawu
  7. 2012 -- † 2012 (F) stillborn
  8. 2013-05-13(M) Moyo
  9. 2013-08-11?(F) Pina Nessie
  10. 2014-08-14(M) Jogi
  11. 2016-03-17(F) Tuffi
  12. 2017-12-00 -- † 2017-12-00 (unknown) noname
  13. 2019-04-20(M) Gus
  14. 2020-03-06(M) Tsavo

Siblings through the mother Numbi:

  1. 2010-08-06(M) Tuluba
  2. 2019-07-13(F) Kibali

Pedigree


Kibos pedigree:
P I II III

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Numbi

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Kibo, an African savanna elephant at Erfurt Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 12 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1230. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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