Tembo an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Dresden Zoo

Male ♂ African Bush elephant (<em>Loxodonta africana</em>) Tembo at Dresden Zoo

Photo: © Petra Prager, Berlin
Tembo
ID Number:EEP Number: 8503 - 
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 35 years old
Body height: 2.86 meter, 9.4 feet
Body weight: 4500.00 kg, 9900.00 lbs
Management:Protected contact
Location:Dresden Zoo
ArrivalDresden Zoo 2018-11-13 from Tierpark Berlin
Tierpark Berlin 1987-09-10
from Werner Bode (Tierpark Gronau)
Born:* 1985-00-00 wild Zimbabwe
Capture: 1987,
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 7 babies

  1. (F) 1999-01-15 Matibi, EEP nr: 9903
  2. (M) 1999-04-09 Tutume, EEP nr: 9904
  3. (F) 2001-05-04 Tana, EEP nr: 20006
  4. (M) 2005-06-27 -- † 2005-06-27 killed, EEP nr: 20038
  5. (F) 2006-03-17 Kariba, EEP nr: 20042
  6. (M) 2007-05-20 Kando, EEP nr: 200700
  7. (F) 2007-08-22 Panya, EEP nr: 200700
Document updated2010-11-14: new record
2018-11-12: transferred to Dresden
2020-05-12: height and weight

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Tembo, an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Dresden Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=479. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

Internal relevant links

External relevant links (Opens in new window)

    Search more on the web for Tembo

    Elephant Encyclopedia and database
    ELEPHANT
    ENCYCLOPEDIA

    Established 1995
    ELEPHANT
    DATABASE
    Established 2006
    Search for keywords


    Locations of visitors to this page
    3.230.119.106