Quanza an African savanna elephant at David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest)


♀ Quanza


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Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 12 years old
Id number
284 in List of elephant orphans rescued by The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Nairobi, Kenya
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2009 wild
Birth place: in Amboseli National Park

Parents: x ♀ Qumquat
Locations
Present / last location:David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest), in Kenya

Date of Arrival
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2018-07-27David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest)
from David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery 2012-10-31
from Amboseli National Park

Document updated2014-02-06: picture
2018-10-24: transferred
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Description

Location


Quanza is a Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), living in David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest), in Kenya.

Quanza arrived in David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest) 2018-07-27, relocated from David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery, in Kenya.

In David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest), Quanza lives together with 13 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Alamaya
  2. ,
  3. Enkesha
  4. ,
  5. Faraja born 2012-01-28
  6. ,
  7. Jasiri (albino) born 2011-12-10
  8. ,
  9. Lima Lima born 2012
  10. ,
  11. Luggard
  12. ,
  13. Murera born 2009-08-00
  14. ,
  15. Mwashoti born 2012
  16. ,
  17. Ngasha born 2012
  18. ,
  19. Shukuru born 2009-09-00
  20. ,
  21. Sonje born 2011-04-20
  22. ,
  23. Ziwa
  24. ,
  25. Zongoloni born 2012?
  26. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Quanza was born wild 2009 at Amboseli National Park.

Parentage


Parents of Quanza are: ♂ (father) and ♀ Qumquat (mother).


Siblings through the mother Qumquat:

  1. 1999 - † 2012-10-00 (F) Qantina

Pedigree


Quanzas pedigree:
P I II III

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Quanza, an African savanna at David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest) in Kenya. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=13115. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Categories2009 births | Elephants from David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest) | Kenya | African savanna elephants



This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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