Renee (Mbili) an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Toledo Zoo

Female ♀ African Bush elephant (<em>Loxodonta africana</em>) Renee (Mbili) at Toledo Zoo

Renee. Toledo Zoo 04/2014. Photo: © Ben Whitebread
Renee (Mbili)
ID Number:   SSP Number: 182 - 
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 41 years old
Body height: 2.53 meter, 8.3 feet
Body weight: 3681.82 kg, 8100.00 lbs
Management:Protected contact
Location:Toledo Zoo
ArrivalToledo Zoo 1982-06-28
from International Animal Exchange (Ferndale)
Born:* 1979 wild Zimbabwe
Capture: 1981,
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (M) 2003-04-30 Louie, SSP nr: 526
  2. (M) 2011-06-03 Lucas, SSP nr: 00
Document updated2008-12-28: Name, SSP, Image RE
2009-08-18: Text, Image RE
2010-04-03: pregnant
2011-02-09: Text, Height, Weight RE
2011-06-05: not pregnant
2014-04-23: Image, PC RE
Tembo and Renee were purchased together by the Toledo Zoo from the International Animal Exchange in June 1982, both imported a month prior from Zimbabwe.

In August 2009, Renee measured 8'4" tall at the shoulder and weighed about 8100 pounds.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Renee (Mbili), an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Toledo Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2000. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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