African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Kijana at Oakland Zoo (Knowland Park)

 ☨ ♂ Kijana  

Identification

SSP nr479

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ < 1, unknown age
Origin
Born:* 1995-11-03 captive-born
Birth place: in Oakland Zoo (Knowland Park)

Parents: Smokey x ♀ Lisa
Death
Dead: 1996-10-07
Death reason: disease: Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus (EEHV2)
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Oakland Zoo (Knowland Park), in United States

Date of arrival

1995-11-03Oakland Zoo (Knowland Park)
Record history
History of updates2009-02-05: Source
2018-12-07: herpes species EEHV2

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Description

† Kijana is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died 1996-10-07 at Oakland Zoo (Knowland Park), in United States, . Official death reason described as Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus (EEHV2).

Origin


Kijana was born captive-born 1995-11-03 at Oakland Zoo (Knowland Park).

Parentage


Parents of Kijana are: ♂ Smokey (father) and ♀ Lisa (mother).


Siblings through the father Smokey:

  1. 1995-11-21 -- † 1995-11-21 (M) Unnamed
  2. 1998-05-21 -- † 1998-05-21 (M) noname
  3. 1999-09-18 -- † 1999-09-18 (F) Unnamed
  4. 2001-08-30 -- † 2001-09-02 (M) Dohani

Siblings through the mother Lisa:

  1. 1998-05-21 - † 1998-05-21 (M) noname
  2. 2001-08-30 - † 2001-09-02 (M) Dohani

Pedigree


Kijanas ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

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Smokey

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Lisa

Born: 1977
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Comments / pictures

Index lethal case for EEHV2.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Kijana, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Oakland Zoo (Knowland Park) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 September 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2580. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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