African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Mwashoti at David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest)


♂ Mwashoti

Identification

Local id Number 334
Sheldrick orphans334

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 9 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2012 wild
Birth place:
Locations
Present / last location:David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest), in Kenya

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2016-05-29David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest)
from David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery

Document updated2018-05-22: new record
2018-10-24: transferred
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Location


Mwashoti is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest), in Kenya.

Mwashoti arrived David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest) 2016-05-29, relocated from David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery, in Kenya.

In David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest), Mwashoti lives together with 12 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Alamaya
  2. ,
  3. Enkesha
  4. ,
  5. Faraja born 2012-01-28
  6. ,
  7. Jasiri (albino) born 2011-12-10
  8. ,
  9. Lima Lima born 2012
  10. ,
  11. Murera born 2009-08-00
  12. ,
  13. Ngasha born 2012
  14. ,
  15. Quanza born 2009
  16. ,
  17. Shukuru born 2009-09-00
  18. ,
  19. Sonje born 2011-04-20
  20. ,
  21. Ziwa
  22. ,
  23. Zongoloni born 2012?
  24. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Mwashoti was born wild 2012.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Mwashoti, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest) in Kenya. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 4 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=11311. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Categories2012 births | Elephants from David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest) | Kenya | African savanna elephants



This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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