African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Kansas City Zoo in United States

♀ Christi


SSP nr241


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 38 years old
Management:Protected contact
Born:* 1986 wild
Birth place: in Africa unspecified location
Capture: 1987
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2009-08-10 Zuri SSP id: 567
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Kansas City Zoo, in United States

Date of arrival

2023-10-19Kansas City Zoo
from Hogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo)

1988-08-22Hogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo)
from Frank Thompson (Bradenton)

Record history
History of updates2010-01-17

Latest document update2023-10-25 13:19:16
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Christi is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Kansas City Zoo, in United States.

Christi arrived in 2023-10-19 to the Kansas City Zoo, relocated from the Hogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo), in United States.


Christi lives together with 8 other elephants at the Kansas City Zoo:

detailed list with arrival dates etc. of the other elephants
  1. Lady born 1968
  2. Lea born 1978
  3. Lois born 1978
  4. Megan born 1978
  5. Tamani born 2005-10-17
  6. Tattoo (Tatu, Tatoo) born 1978
  7. Zoe (Zoey) born 1984
  8. Zuri born 2009-08-10


  1. (F) 2009-08-10 Zuri SSP id: 567


Christi was born wild 1986 at Africa unspecified location, captured 1987 .

Comments / pictures

Christi was unsuccessfully inseminated artificially in March 2007, but after three attempts became pregnant to later give birth to Zuri.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2024). Christi, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Kansas City Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 23 June 2024 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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