African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Tusker at The Elephant Company (Shearwater Adventures)


♂ Tusker

Identification


Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 40 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1981 wild
Birth place:
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2016-05-04 Madiba EEP id: 201603
Locations
Present / last location:The Elephant Company (Shearwater Adventures), in Zimbabwe

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

The Elephant Company (Shearwater Adventures)
from Gonarezhou National Park

Document updated2008-12-20
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Description

Location


Tusker is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at The Elephant Company (Shearwater Adventures), in Zimbabwe.

Tusker arrived The Elephant Company (Shearwater Adventures) unknown date, relocated from Gonarezhou National Park, in Zimbabwe.

In The Elephant Company (Shearwater Adventures), Tusker lives together with 17 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Dumpy born 1990
  2. ,
  3. Jimmy born 1997
  4. ,
  5. Lundi born 1982
  6. ,
  7. Makukwe born 1990
  8. ,
  9. Moka born 1985
  10. ,
  11. Moka born 1990
  12. ,
  13. Sweety born 1988
  14. ,
  15. Tatu born 1986
  16. ,
  17. unknown
  18. ,
  19. unknown
  20. ,
  21. unknown
  22. ,
  23. unknown
  24. ,
  25. unknown
  26. ,
  27. unknown
  28. ,
  29. unknown
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  31. unknown
  32. ,
  33. unknown
  34. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 1 babies

  1. (F) 2016-05-04 Madiba EEP id: 201603

Origin


Tusker was born wild 1981.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Tusker, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at The Elephant Company (Shearwater Adventures) in Zimbabwe. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=262. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • African Elephant Studbook, Europe Regional EEP
    by Amelia Terkel, Zoological center Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel

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