African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Thambile at Knysna Elephant Park


♀ Thambile

Identification


Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 30 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1991 wild
Birth place: in Kruger National Park
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2007-01-01 Shungu
Locations
Present / last location:Knysna Elephant Park, in South Africa

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2002-02-11Knysna Elephant Park
from Kruger National Park

Document updated2010-06-02: records corrected
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Description

Location


Thambile is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at Knysna Elephant Park, in South Africa.

Thambile arrived Knysna Elephant Park 2002-02-11, relocated from Kruger National Park, in South Africa.

In Knysna Elephant Park, Thambile lives together with 17 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Amari born 1998?
  2. ,
  3. Ashanti born 2006-01-17
  4. ,
  5. Bafana born 2010-03-00
  6. ,
  7. Bonnie born 1993-00-00
  8. ,
  9. Bulelo born 2003-01-00
  10. ,
  11. Clyde born 1993-00-00
  12. ,
  13. Gambo
  14. ,
  15. Jabari born 2003-11-00
  16. ,
  17. Keisha born 2003-12-00
  18. ,
  19. Malaika born 2003-10-00
  20. ,
  21. Mashudu born 2007
  22. ,
  23. Nandi born 1993
  24. ,
  25. Sally born 1989
  26. ,
  27. Shaka born 2001-06-00
  28. ,
  29. Shungu born 2007-01-01
  30. ,
  31. Thandi born 2003-10-16
  32. ,
  33. Thato born 2007
  34. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 2007-01-01 Shungu

Origin


Thambile was born wild 1991 at Kruger National Park.


Comments / pictures

Thambile means the quiet one.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Thambile, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Knysna Elephant Park in South Africa. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=84. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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