Jambo an African savanna elephant at Bioparc Valencia


♂ Jambo
Jambo in Colchester Zoo.
Jambo in Colchester Zoo.


Identification

EEP nr20027

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 17 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 2004-03-15 captive-born
Birth place: in Colchester Zoo

Parents: Tembo x ♀ Rosa
Locations
Present / last location:Bioparc Valencia, in Spain

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2008-03-12Bioparc Valencia
from Colchester Zoo

Document updated2009-03-14: Management
2017-03-09: link to ele-wiki submitted
2017-03-09: link to Elefanten-Fotolexikon (Petra Prager) submitted
2017-03-09: News Link
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Description

Location


Jambo is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), located at Bioparc Valencia, in Spain.

Jambo arrived Bioparc Valencia 2008-03-12, relocated from Colchester Zoo, in United Kingdom.

In Bioparc Valencia, Jambo lives together with 7 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Kibo born 1977-11-27
  2. ,
  3. Manti born 2005
  4. ,
  5. Matla born 2000
  6. ,
  7. Maya born 2004
  8. ,
  9. Metzi born 2003
  10. ,
  11. Miri born 2003
  12. ,
  13. Muti born 2001
  14. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Jambo was born captive-born 2004-03-15 at Colchester Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Jambo are: ♂ Tembo (father) and ♀ Rosa (mother).


Siblings through the father Tembo:

  1. 2001-04-25(M) Abu
  2. 2002-12-06 -- † 2017-03-13 (M) Kito
  3. 2003-12-10 -- † 2003-12-10 () stillborn
  4. 2005-04-05 -- † 2005-04-05 () stillborn
  5. 2006-02-04 -- † 2017-07-03 (M) Thabo-Umasai
  6. 2008-03-01 -- † 2008-03-01 () stillborn
  7. 2011-10-08 -- † 2011-10-08 () stillborn

Pedigree


Jambos pedigree:
P I II III

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Tembo

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Rosa

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Jambo on elephant-news.comElephant News: articles where Jambo is mentioned on elephant-news.com

Popular elephant bids farewell to zoo - Elephant News
2008-03-05Jambo's leaves colchester zoo on his journey to spain - Elephant News
2008-08-05Indonesians threaten to poison elephants - Elephant News
2008-09-12Elephants show how to have fun - Elephant News
2009-01-27Opal the elephant is pregnant - Elephant News
2009-01-30Elephant paternity mix-up at zoo - Elephant News



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Jambo, an African savanna elephant at Bioparc Valencia in Spain. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 12 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=57. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:


Links

Internal relevant links

Jambo mentioned on our sister website www.elephant-news.com

Popular elephant bids farewell to zoo - Elephant News
2008-03-05Jambo's leaves colchester zoo on his journey to spain - Elephant News
2008-08-05Indonesians threaten to poison elephants - Elephant News
2008-09-12Elephants show how to have fun - Elephant News
2009-01-27Opal the elephant is pregnant - Elephant News
2009-01-30Elephant paternity mix-up at zoo - Elephant News

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  • Elefanten-Fotolexikon.eu
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