Litsemba an African savanna elephant at Tucson Reid Park Zoo (Randolph Park Zoo)


♀ Litsemba
Alternative name:Semba

Identification

SSP nr529

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 31 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 1990 wild
Birth place: in Kruger National Park
Capture: 2003?
Imported:2003
Freight:Air cargo, Boeing 747
Offspring
Total: 4 babies

1. Born 2007-03-11
(dead † 2018-05-08)
Punga SSP id: 550

2. Born 2010-12-27 Tsandzikle SSP id: 573

3. Born 2014-08-20 Nandi SSP id: 00

4. Born 2020-04-06 Mapenzi SSP id: 00
Locations
Present / last location:Tucson Reid Park Zoo (Randolph Park Zoo), in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2012-03-06Tucson Reid Park Zoo (Randolph Park Zoo)
from San Diego Zoo Safari Park
San Diego Zoo Safari Park 2003-08-22
from Mkhaya Game Reserve
Mkhaya Game Reserve 1994-00-00
from Kruger National Park

Document updated2009-02-05: Birth
2012-03-08: relocated
2014-02-26: pregnant
2020-09-09: not pregnant
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Description

Location


Litsemba is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), located at Tucson Reid Park Zoo (Randolph Park Zoo), in United States.

Litsemba arrived Tucson Reid Park Zoo (Randolph Park Zoo) 2012-03-06, relocated from San Diego Zoo Safari Park, in United States.

In Tucson Reid Park Zoo (Randolph Park Zoo), Litsemba lives together with 5 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Lungile born 1991
  2. ,
  3. Mabu born 1990
  4. ,
  5. Mapenzi born 2020-04-06
  6. ,
  7. Nandi born 2014-08-20
  8. ,
  9. Tsandzikle born 2010-12-27
  10. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 2007-03-11 -- † 2018-05-08 Punga SSP id: 550
  2. (M) 2010-12-27 Tsandzikle SSP id: 573
  3. (F) 2014-08-20 Nandi SSP id: 00
  4. (M) 2020-04-06 Mapenzi SSP id: 00

Origin


Litsemba was born wild 1990 at Kruger National Park, captured 2003? . and imported 2003, Air cargo, Boeing 747



Litsemba on elephant-news.comElephant News: articles where Litsemba is mentioned on elephant-news.com

2020-09-09Tucson's playful baby elephant now weighs 600 pounds and is glued to sister nandi - Elephant News



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Litsemba, an African savanna elephant at Tucson Reid Park Zoo (Randolph Park Zoo) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 11 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=163. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Litsemba mentioned on our sister website www.elephant-news.com

2020-09-09Tucson's playful baby elephant now weighs 600 pounds and is glued to sister nandi - Elephant News

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  • Categories1990 births | Born in South Africa | Breeding cows | 2003 captures | 2003 imports | Elephants from Tucson Reid Park Zoo (Randolph Park Zoo) | United States | African savanna elephants



    This document was updated: 2020-10-22 01:43:00


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