Etana
African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Howletts Wild Animal Park in United Kingdom

♀ Etana

Identification

EEP nr200800

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 13 years old
Management:No contact
Origin
Born:* 2008-12-13 captive-born
Birth place: in Howletts Wild Animal Park

Parents: Jums x ♀ Swana
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2020-03-07 Nguvu EEP id: 202004
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Howletts Wild Animal Park, in United Kingdom

Date of arrival

2008-12-13Howletts Wild Animal Park
Record history
History of updates2009-02-10: Text

2011-04-14: nc

2012-09-02: corr birth date, source
2018-10-01: link to EleWiki submitted

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

Location


Etana is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Howletts Wild Animal Park, in United Kingdom.

Etana arrived in 2008-12-13 to the Howletts Wild Animal Park, Etana lives together with 13 other elephants at the Howletts Wild Animal Park:

  1. 2. ♂ Coco born 2000-06-14
  2. 3. ♂ Impi (Impy) born 2011-06-05
  3. 4. ♀ Jama born 2006-07-17
  4. 5. ♀ Jara born 2005-04-27
  5. 6. ♀ Juluka born 2011-02-15
  6. 7. ♀ Manzi (Nelly?) born 2010-05-18
  7. 8. ♂ Mchumba (twin) born 2011-01-24
  8. 9. ♀ Mirembe born 2014-06-07
  9. 10. ♂ Nguvu born 2020-03-07
  10. 11. ♂ Nusu born 2018-09-10
  11. 12. ♂ Oku born 2019-12-02
  12. 13. ♀ Tammi (Tami) born 1987-04-04
  13. 14. ♀ Uzuri born 2008-02-17


See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.

Offspring


  1. (M) 2020-03-07 Nguvu EEP id: 202004

Origin


Etana was born captive-born 2008-12-13 at Howletts Wild Animal Park.

Parentage


Parents of Etana are: ♂ Jums (father) and ♀ Swana (mother).

Siblings through the father Jums:

  1. 1997-04-15(M) Jumar
  2. 1997-07-18 -- † 2011-07-05 (F) Umna
  3. 1997-08-06(M) Jassa (Jasa)
  4. 1998-10-25 -- † 2010-10-09 (F) Jumas (Justa)
  5. 2005-04-27(F) Jara
  6. 2005-07-07(M) Janu
  7. 2006-07-17(F) Jama
  8. 2006-09-25 -- † 2012-12-28 (M) Juva
  9. 2008-02-17(F) Uzuri
  10. 2010-05-18(F) Manzi (Nelly?)
  11. 2011-01-24(M) Mchumba (twin)
  12. 2011-01-25 -- † 2011-01-25 (M) twin (stillborn)
  13. 2011-01-29 -- † 2011-03-01 (F) unknown
  14. 2011-02-15(F) Juluka
  15. 2011-06-05(M) Impi (Impy)
  16. 2014-06-07(F) Mirembe

Siblings through the mother Swana:

  1. 1997-07-18 - † 2011-07-05 (F) Umna
  2. 2005-07-07(M) Janu
  3. 2011-06-05(M) Impi (Impy)

Pedigree


Etanas ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

Etana

Sire (f):
Jums

Born: 1977-01-01

Sire ff:


Born:
Sire fff:
Dame ffm:
Dame fm:


Born:
Sire fmf:
Dame fmm:

Dame m:
Swana

Born: 1985-07-02

Sire mf:
Bwana

Born: 1968
Sire mff:
Dame mfm:
Dame mm:
Masa

Born: 1969-12-01
Sire mmf:
Dame mmm:


Comments / pictures

Etana is Swana’s third baby and her father, a 31-year-old bull called Jums, who is originally from Zimbabwe, has sired 10 calves at Howletts to date. Her birth brings the Herd size to 14 - 1 bull of 3 males and 10 other females. 6 members are under the age of 5, all sired by Jums and two full siblings to Etana. Her name means "strong one" in Swahili.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Etana, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Howletts Wild Animal Park in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 October 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4647. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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