Etana an African savanna elephant at Howletts Wild Animal Park


♀ Etana

Identification

EEP nr200800

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 13 years old
Management:No contact
Origin
Born:* 2008-12-13 captive-born
Birth place: in Howletts Wild Animal Park

Parents: Jums x ♀ Swana
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2020-03-07 Nguvu EEP id: 202004
Locations
Present / last location:Howletts Wild Animal Park, in United Kingdom

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2008-12-13Howletts Wild Animal Park

Document updated2009-02-10: Text

2011-04-14: nc

2012-09-02: corr birth date, source
2018-10-01: link to EleWiki submitted
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Location


Etana is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), located at Howletts Wild Animal Park, in United Kingdom.

Etana arrived Howletts Wild Animal Park 2008-12-13,

In Howletts Wild Animal Park, Etana lives together with 13 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Coco born 2000-06-14
  2. ,
  3. Impi (Impy) born 2011-06-05
  4. ,
  5. Jama born 2006-07-17
  6. ,
  7. Jara born 2005-04-27
  8. ,
  9. Juluka born 2011-02-15
  10. ,
  11. Manzi (Nelly?) born 2010-05-18
  12. ,
  13. Mchumba (twin) born 2011-01-24
  14. ,
  15. Mirembe born 2014-06-07
  16. ,
  17. Nguvu born 2020-03-07
  18. ,
  19. Nusu born 2018-09-10
  20. ,
  21. Oku born 2019-12-02
  22. ,
  23. Tammi (Tami) born 1987-04-04
  24. ,
  25. Uzuri born 2008-02-17
  26. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 2020-03-07 Nguvu EEP id: 202004

Origin


Etana was born captive-born 2008-12-13 at Howletts Wild Animal Park.

Parentage


Parents of Etana are: ♂ Jums (father) and ♀ Swana (mother).


Siblings through the father Jums:

  1. 1997-04-15(M) Jumar
  2. 1997-07-18 -- † 2011-07-05 (F) Umna
  3. 1997-08-06(M) Jassa (Jasa)
  4. 1998-10-25 -- † 2010-10-09 (F) Jumas (Justa)
  5. 2005-04-27(F) Jara
  6. 2005-07-07(M) Janu
  7. 2006-07-17(F) Jama
  8. 2006-09-25 -- † 2012-12-28 (M) Juva
  9. 2008-02-17(F) Uzuri
  10. 2010-05-18(F) Manzi (Nelly?)
  11. 2011-01-24(M) Mchumba (twin)
  12. 2011-01-25 -- † 2011-01-25 (M) twin (stillborn)
  13. 2011-01-29 -- † 2011-03-01 (F) unknown
  14. 2011-02-15(F) Juluka
  15. 2011-06-05(M) Impi (Impy)
  16. 2014-06-07(F) Mirembe

Siblings through the mother Swana:

  1. 1997-07-18 - † 2011-07-05 (F) Umna
  2. 2005-07-07(M) Janu
  3. 2011-06-05(M) Impi (Impy)

Pedigree


Etanas pedigree:
P I II III

Etana

Sire:
Jums

Sire:
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Swana

Sire:
Bwana
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Masa
Sire:
Dame:


Comments / pictures

Etana is Swana’s third baby and her father, a 31-year-old bull called Jums, who is originally from Zimbabwe, has sired 10 calves at Howletts to date. Her birth brings the herd size to 14 - 1 bull of 3 males and 10 other females. 6 members are under the age of 5, all sired by Jums and two full siblings to Etana. Her name means "strong one" in Swahili.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Etana, an African savanna elephant at Howletts Wild Animal Park in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4647. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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