Christi an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Hogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo)

ID Number:   SSP Number: 241 - 
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 34 years old
Management:Protected contact
Location:Hogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo)
ArrivalHogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo) 1988-08-22
from Frank Thompson (Bradenton)
Born:* 1986 wild South Africa
Capture: 1987,
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 2009-08-10 Zuri, SSP nr: 567
Document updated2009-10-22: not pregnant
2011-03-02: Previous locations, Name, SSP, Birth RE
Christi was unsuccessfully inseminated artificially in March 2007, but after three attempts became pregnant to later give birth to Zuri.

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Koehl, D., (2020). Christi, an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Hogle Zoo (Salt City Zoo) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 September 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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