Tomu an African savanna elephant at Tama Zoological Park


♂ Tomu
Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 12 years old
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Origin
Born:* 2009-03-17 captive-born
Birth place: in Tobe Zoo

Parents: Tebo (Ahu, Afu?) x ♀ Gaya (Rika, Rica)
Locations
Present / last location:Tama Zoological Park, in Japan

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2012-11-27Tama Zoological Park
from Tobe Zoo

Document updated2013-02-23: transfer
2013-02-24: transfer date
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Description

Location


Tomu is a Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), living in Tama Zoological Park, in Japan.

Tomu arrived in Tama Zoological Park 2012-11-27, relocated from Tobe Zoo, in Japan.

In Tama Zoological Park, Tomu lives together with 5 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Ai (Ako) born 1965
  2. ,
  3. Amara born 2004-10-29
  4. ,
  5. Seedor Anura born 1953
  6. ,
  7. Chiki (Cheeki) born 1976
  8. ,
  9. Vidula born 2007-08-25
  10. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Tomu was born captive-born 2009-03-17 at Tobe Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Tomu are: ♂ Tebo (Ahu, Afu?) (father) and ♀ Gaya (Rika, Rica) (mother).


Siblings through the father Tebo (Ahu, Afu?):

  1. 2002-08-31 -- † 2002-08-31 () stillborn
  2. 2004-07-23 -- † 2004-07-23 (F) miscarriage
  3. 2006-11-09(F) Hime
  4. 2013-06-01(F) Toa

Siblings through the mother Gaya (Rika, Rica):

  1. 2002-08-31 - † 2002-08-31 () stillborn
  2. 2004-07-23 - † 2004-07-23 (F) miscarriage
  3. 2006-11-09(F) Hime
  4. 2013-06-01(F) Toa

Pedigree


Tomus pedigree:
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Tebo (Ahu, Afu?)

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Gaya (Rika, Rica)

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Tomu, an African savanna at Tama Zoological Park in Japan. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 16 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4931. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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