African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Jumbo at Johannesburg Zoo


 ☨ ♂ Jumbo  

Identification


Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 39 years old
Origin
Born:* 1960 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead: 1999-07-22
Death reason: unknown:
Offspring
Total: 5 babies

1. Born 1979-08-11 Lammie

2. Born 1984-01-02 Umfaan

3. Born 1986-08-02
(dead † 1986-08-02)
stillborn

4. Born 1988-11-12
(dead † 2005-01-15)
Johntie (JT)

5. Born 1991-08-22
(dead † 1991-08-31)
none
Locations
Present / last location:Johannesburg Zoo, in South Africa

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1966-03-04Johannesburg Zoo

Document updated2009-08-07: New elephant
Random literature
Description

† Jumbo is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died at Johannesburg Zoo, in South Africa, 1999-07-22. (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 5 babies

  1. (F) 1979-08-11 Lammie
  2. (M) 1984-01-02 Umfaan
  3. (M) 1986-08-02 -- † 1986-08-02 stillborn
  4. (M) 1988-11-12 -- † 2005-01-15 Johntie (JT)
  5. (M) 1991-08-22 -- † 1991-08-31 none

Origin


Jumbo was born wild 1960.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Jumbo, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Johannesburg Zoo in South Africa. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4820. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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