African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Kiti (Kitimetse II) at Abu Camp


 ☨ ♀ Kiti (Kitimetse II)  

Identification


Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 18 years old
Origin
Born:* 1996 wild
Birth place: in Okavango Delta
Death
Dead: 2014-01-11
Death reason: euthanised: large intestine herniated into reproductive tract
Offspring
Total: 2 babies

1. Born 2008-02-11 Lorato

2. Born 2013-12-00 Naledia
Locations
Present / last location:Abu Camp, in Botswana

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1999-00-00Abu Camp
from Okavango Delta

Document updated2017-04-11: death records
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Description

† Kiti (Kitimetse II) is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died at Abu Camp, in Botswana, from euthanised 2014-01-11. Official death reason described as large intestine herniated into reproductive tract. (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (F) 2008-02-11 Lorato
  2. (F) 2013-12-00 Naledia

Origin


Kiti (Kitimetse II) was born wild 1996 at Okavango Delta.


Comments / pictures

Rescued from a mud bank in the Okavango after she had been attacked by a crocodile and apparently abandoned by her wild herd.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Kiti (Kitimetse II), African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Abu Camp in Botswana. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3548. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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