Gomer
African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Amboseli National Park in Kenya

♂ Gomer

Identification

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Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 47 years old
Characteristics: crumpled left ear
Dentition
Incisivestusker
Management:Wild elephant
Origin
Born:* 1974 wild
Birth place: in Amboseli National Park

Parents: x ♀ Geraldine
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Amboseli National Park, in Kenya

Date of arrival

Amboseli National Park
Record history
History of updates2021-08-17

Latest document update2021-08-20 11:35:07
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Biography

Location


Gomer is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Amboseli National Park, in Kenya.

Gomer arrived to the Amboseli National Park unknown date, Gomer lives together with 136 other elephants at the Amboseli National Park:

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

Origin


Gomer was born wild 1974 at Amboseli National Park.

Parentage


Parents of Gomer are: ♂ (father) and ♀ Geraldine (mother).

Siblings through the mother Geraldine:

  1. 1980-02-00(F) Gardenia
  2. 1983-05-00(M) GER83

Pedigree


Gomers ancestral Pedigree:
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Comments / pictures

The only male who stayed on a
bit longer was Gomer, Geraldine's son who was born in 1974. He, however, turned out to be very precocious and left the family at nine years old in 1983.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Gomer, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Amboseli National Park in Kenya. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 24 October 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=8051. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Categories1974 births | With Pedigree | Elephants from Amboseli National Park | Kenya | African savanna elephants


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