Jumbo an African savanna elephant at Johannesburg Zoo


 ☨ ♂ Jumbo  
Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 39 years old
Id number
Origin
Born:* 1960 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1999-07-22
Death reason: unknown:
Offspring
Total: 5 babies

1. Born 1979-08-11 Lammie

2. Born 1984-01-02 Umfaan

3. Born 1986-08-02
(dead † 1986-08-02)
stillborn

4. Born 1988-11-12
(dead † 2005-01-15)
Johntie (JT)

5. Born 1991-08-22
(dead † 1991-08-31)
none
Locations
Present / last location:Johannesburg Zoo, in South Africa

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1966-03-04Johannesburg Zoo

Document updated2009-08-07: New elephant
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Description

† Jumbo is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant, (Loxodonta africana), who died at Johannesburg Zoo, in South Africa, of from unknown reasons in 1999-07-22. (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 5 babies

  1. (F) 1979-08-11 Lammie
  2. (M) 1984-01-02 Umfaan
  3. (M) 1986-08-02 -- † 1986-08-02 stillborn
  4. (M) 1988-11-12 -- † 2005-01-15 Johntie (JT)
  5. (M) 1991-08-22 -- † 1991-08-31 none

Origin


Jumbo was born wild 1960.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Jumbo, an African savanna at Johannesburg Zoo in South Africa. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 22 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4820. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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