Bumi
African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Rhenen Zoo in Netherlands

♂ Bumi

Identification

EEP nr202105

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 0 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 2021-08-16 captive-born
Birth place: in Rhenen Zoo

Parents: Tusker x ♀ Duna
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Rhenen Zoo, in Netherlands

Date of arrival

2021-08-16Rhenen Zoo
Record history
History of updates2021-08-16: birth report

Latest document update2021-08-24 14:19:28
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Biography

Location


Bumi is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Rhenen Zoo, in Netherlands.

Bumi arrived in 2021-08-16 to the Rhenen Zoo, Bumi lives together with 3 other elephants at the Rhenen Zoo:

  1. Aja born 1971
  2. Duna born 1996-12-29
  3. Tembo (Franzi) born 1989


See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.

Origin


Bumi was born captive-born 2021-08-16 at Rhenen Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Bumi are: ♂ Tusker (father) and ♀ Duna (mother).

Siblings through the father Tusker:

  1. 2005-06-03(F) Bongi
  2. 2005-10-09(M) Kibo
  3. 2007-07-13(F) Tika
  4. 2008-01-13(M) Tamo
  5. 2010-08-06(M) Tuluba
  6. 2011-01-16(M) Uli
  7. 2011-01-20(M) Shawu
  8. 2012 -- † 2012 (F) stillborn
  9. 2013-05-13(M) Moyo
  10. 2013-08-11?(F) Pina Nessie
  11. 2014-08-14(M) Jogi
  12. 2016-03-17(F) Tuffi
  13. 2017-12-00 -- † 2017-12-00 (unknown) noname
  14. 2019-04-20(M) Gus
  15. 2020-03-06(M) Tsavo

Siblings through the mother Duna:

  1. 2018-01-20 - † 2018-01-22 (F) Binti

Pedigree


Bumis ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

Bumi

Sire (f):
Tusker

Born: 1992

Sire ff:


Born:
Sire fff:
Dame ffm:
Dame fm:


Born:
Sire fmf:
Dame fmm:

Dame m:
Duna

Born: 1996-12-29

Sire mf:
Chisco

Born: 1979
Sire mff:
Dame mfm:
Dame mm:
Zambi

Born: 1981
Sire mmf:
Dame mmm:


Comments / pictures

In May 2019, elephant bull Tuskers are elephants that wear tusks'>Tusker came to Rhenen from a zoo in Germany to provide for offspring. After a period of getting used to and exploring, he got on well with elephant Duna, resulting in a successful mating in November 2019.

2021-08-16: The little elephant was born on the night of August 16 at 1:10 am in the outdoor enclosure of the African elephants. Duna was with her friend Tembo during the delivery.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Bumi, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Rhenen Zoo in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 24 October 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=8039. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Categories2021 births | With Pedigree | Elephants from Rhenen Zoo | Netherlands | African savanna elephants


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