Tamani is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Kansas City Zoo, in United States.
Tamani arrived in 2015-10-05 to the Kansas City Zoo, relocated from the Birmingham Zoo, in United States.
Tamani was conceived through artificial insemination and born captive-born 2005-10-17 at Lowry Park Zoo.
Sire (f):BulwagiBorn: 1981-03-03
Dame m:EllieBorn: 1982
"Tamani," which means "hope" in Swahili, was chosen via a Name the Baby contest in which over 600 names were submitted by over 10,000 participants. He was the first elephant birth in the zoo's history.
(The name Tamani is already submitted into the link, just click on the link for relevant results)