Bongi an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Beekse Bergen Safaripark

Bongi
ID Number:EEP Number: 20037 - 
Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 15 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Beekse Bergen Safaripark
ArrivalBeekse Bergen Safaripark 2015-03-23
from Wuppertal Zoo
Born:* 2005-06-03 captive-born
in Wuppertal Zoo
Birth weight (kgs and pounds): 106.00 kgs, 233.20 lbs
Parents: Tusker x Punda
Siblings through the father Tusker:
  1. 2005-10-09(M) Kibo
  2. 2007-07-13(F) Tika
  3. 2008-01-13(M) Tamo
  4. 2010-08-06(M) Tuluba
  5. 2011-01-16(M) Uli
  6. 2011-01-20(M) Shawu
  7. 2012 -- † 2012 (F) stillborn
  8. 2013-05-13(M) Moyo
  9. 2013-08-11?(F) Pina Nessie
  10. 2014-08-14(M) Jogi
  11. 2016-03-17(F) Tuffi
  12. 2017-12-00 -- † 2017-12-00 (unknown) noname
  13. 2019-04-20(M) Gus
  14. 2020-03-06(F) Tsavo
Siblings through the mother Punda:
  1. 2011-01-20(M) Shawu
  2. 2013-08-11?(F) Pina Nessie
  3. 2016-05-04(F) Madiba
Bongis pedigree:
P I II III

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Document updated2010-11-11:�
2016-05-05: transfer

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Bongi, an African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) at Beekse Bergen Safaripark in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=833. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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