Chavaruka
African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence) in Zambia

♀ Chavaruka

Identification


Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 19 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2004-11-07 captive-born
Birth place: in Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence)

Parents: x ♀ Mashumbi
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence), in Zambia

Date of arrival

2004-11-07Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence)
Record history
History of updates2020-11-07

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Biography

Location


Chavaruka is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence), in Zambia.

Chavaruka arrived in 2004-11-07 to the Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence), Chavaruka lives together with 7 other elephants at the Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence):

  1. Bop born 1968
  2. Danny born 1968
  3. Liwa born 1983
  4. Madinda born 1983
  5. Marula born 1983
  6. Mashumbi born 1983
  7. Nandi born 2007-04-13

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Origin


Chavaruka was born captive-born 2004-11-07 at Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence).

Parentage


Parents of Chavaruka are: ♂ (father) and ♀ Mashumbi (mother).

Pedigree


Chavarukas ancestral Pedigree:
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Born: 1983

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Comments / pictures

Chavaruka was sired by a wild bull. Mashumbi her mother was taken whilst feeding in the bush by 14 wild bulls and was gone for 10 months. She was located about 2 km from Thorntree River Lodge and returned pregnant.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Chavaruka, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence) in Zambia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 31 January 2023 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2905. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Clover King, Manager Zambezi Elephant Trails
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Categories2004 births | With Pedigree | Born in Zimbabwe | Elephants from Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence) | Zambia | African savanna elephants


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