Bou-Bou an African savanna elephant at La Fleche Zoo (Zoo de la Fleche)



♂ Bou-Bou
Photo: Peter Stolk, Netherlands
Photo: Peter Stolk, Netherlands

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 14 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 20045
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2006-03-23 captive-born
Birth place: in Hodenhagen Serengeti-Park
Birth weight 110.00 kgs, 242.00 lbs

Parents: Tonga x ♀ Veri
Locations
Present / last location:La Fleche Zoo (Zoo de la Fleche), in France

Date of Arrival

2012-03-14Hodenhagen Serengeti-Park from Hodenhagen Serengeti-Park

Document updated2012-05-10: transfered
2012-06-09: picture
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Bou-Bou is a Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), living in La Fleche Zoo (Zoo de la Fleche), in France.

Bou-Bou arrived in La Fleche Zoo (Zoo de la Fleche) 2012-03-14, relocated from Hodenhagen Serengeti-Park, in Germany.

In La Fleche Zoo (Zoo de la Fleche), Bou-Bou lives together with 2 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Dinga
  2. ,
  3. Boten born 2006-01-31
  4. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Bou-Bou was born captive-born 2006-03-23 in Hodenhagen Serengeti-Park.

Parentage


Parents of Bou-Bou are: ♂ Tonga (father) and ♀ Veri (mother).


Siblings through the father Tonga:

  1. 2009-12-27(F) Nelly

Siblings through the mother Veri:

  1. 2009-12-27(F) Nelly

Pedigree


Bou-Bous pedigree:
P I II III

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Tonga

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Veri

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Bou-Bou, an African savanna at La Fleche Zoo (Zoo de la Fleche) in France. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=876. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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