Umbu an African savanna elephant at Dvur Kralove Zoo


♀ Umbu
Photo © Jana Havlová
Photo © Jana Havlová

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 40 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 8109
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 1981 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1983
Locations
Present / last location:Dvur Kralove Zoo, in Czech Republic

Date of Arrival
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1983-08-31Dvur Kralove Zoo

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Umbu is a Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), living in Dvur Kralove Zoo, in Czech Republic.

Umbu arrived in Dvur Kralove Zoo 1983-08-31,

In Dvur Kralove Zoo, Umbu lives together with 2 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Drumbo born 1974
  2. ,
  3. Saly born 1982
  4. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Umbu was born wild 1981, captured 1983 .


Comments / pictures


Umbu. Dvur Kralove Zoo May 2006. Photo: © Peter Stolk



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Umbu, an African savanna at Dvur Kralove Zoo in Czech Republic. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1635. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • African Elephant Studbook, Europe Regional EEP
    by Amelia Terkel, Zoological center Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel

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