Chavaruka an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence)

Chavaruka
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Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 16 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence)
ArrivalZambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence) 2004-11-07
Born:* 2004-11-07 captive-born
in Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence) Zimbabwe
Parents: x Mashumbi
Chavarukas pedigree:
P I II III

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Document updated2008-09-25
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

Koehl, D., (2020). Chavaruka, an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Zambezi Elephant Trails (Safari Par Excellence) in Zambia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 October 2020 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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