Tamani is a Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), living in Kansas City Zoo, in United States.
Tamani arrived in Kansas City Zoo 2015-10-05, relocated from Birmingham Zoo, in United States.In Kansas City Zoo, Tamani lives together with 6 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)
Tamani was conceived through artificial insemination and born captive-born 2005-10-17 in Lowry Park Zoo.
Parents of Tamani are: ♂ Bulwagi (father) and ♀ Ellie (mother).
"Tamani," which means "hope" in Swahili, was chosen via a Name the Baby contest in which over 600 names were submitted by over 10,000 participants. He was the first elephant birth in the zoo's history.
(The name Tamani is already submitted into the link, just click on the link for relevant results)