African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Gaya (Rika, Rica) at Tobe Zoo


♀ Gaya (Rika, Rica)

Identification


Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 35 years old
Management:Unknown
Origin
Born:* 1986 wild
Birth place:
Imported:1988
Offspring
Total: 5 babies

1. Born 2002-08-31
(dead † 2002-08-31)
stillborn

2. Born 2004-07-23
(dead † 2004-07-23)
miscarriage

3. Born 2006-11-09 Hime

4. Born 2009-03-17 Tomu

5. Born 2013-06-01 Toa
Locations
Present / last location:Tobe Zoo, in Japan

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1988-09-16Tobe Zoo

Document updated2013-02-24: arr date and birth year
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Description

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Gaya (Rika, Rica) is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at Tobe Zoo, in Japan.

Gaya (Rika, Rica) arrived Tobe Zoo 1988-09-16,

In Tobe Zoo, Gaya (Rika, Rica) lives together with 2 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Hime born 2006-11-09
  2. ,
  3. Toa born 2013-06-01
  4. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. () 2002-08-31 -- † 2002-08-31 stillborn
  2. (F) 2004-07-23 -- † 2004-07-23 miscarriage
  3. (F) 2006-11-09 Hime
  4. (M) 2009-03-17 Tomu
  5. (F) 2013-06-01 Toa

Origin


Gaya (Rika, Rica) was born wild 1986. and imported 1988



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Gaya (Rika, Rica), African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Tobe Zoo in Japan. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4929. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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