Abu an African savanna elephant at Abu Camp


♂ Abu
Photo © Cayley Christos
Photo © Cayley Christos


Identification


Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 15 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2006-05-24 captive-born
Birth place: in Abu Camp

Parents: x ♀ Shirheni
Locations
Present / last location:Abu Camp, in Botswana

Date of Arrival
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Abu Camp

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Location


Abu is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), located at Abu Camp, in Botswana.

Abu arrived Abu Camp unknown date,

In Abu Camp, Abu lives together with 7 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Kathy (Cathy) born 1968
  2. ,
  3. Lorato born 2008-02-11
  4. ,
  5. Motlotlo born 2018-01-00
  6. ,
  7. Naledia born 2013-12-00
  8. ,
  9. Paseka born 2009
  10. ,
  11. Shirheni born 1986
  12. ,
  13. Warona born 2011-12-17
  14. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Abu was born captive-born 2006-05-24 at Abu Camp.

Parentage


Parents of Abu are: ♂ (father) and ♀ Shirheni (mother).


Siblings through the mother Shirheni:

  1. 1998-12-00 - † 1998-12-00 (M) Raditlou Wantha
  2. 2000-11-27 - † 2012 (M) Pula
  3. 2011-12-17(F) Warona

Pedigree


Abus pedigree:
P I II III

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Abu, an African savanna elephant at Abu Camp in Botswana. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 11 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3578. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Kate Evans

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


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