African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Bou-Bou at Gyor Zoo


♂ Bou-Bou
Photo: Peter Stolk, Netherlands
Photo: Peter Stolk, Netherlands


Identification

EEP nr20045

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 15 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2006-03-23 captive-born
Birth place: in Hodenhagen Serengeti-Park
Birth weight 110.00 kgs, 242.00 lbs

Parents: Tonga x ♀ Veri
Locations
Present / last location:Gyor Zoo, in Hungary

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2021-06-04Gyor Zoo
from La Fleche Zoo
La Fleche Zoo 2012-03-14
from Hodenhagen Serengeti-Park

Document updated2012-05-10: transfered
2012-06-09: picture
Google map
Random literature
Description

Location


Bou-Bou is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at Gyor Zoo, in Hungary.

Bou-Bou arrived Gyor Zoo 2021-06-04, relocated from La Fleche Zoo, in France.

In Gyor Zoo, Bou-Bou lives together with 2 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Kito (Nyiregyhaza) born 2015-06-19
  2. ,
  3. Pembé (Babar) born 2001-05-03
  4. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Bou-Bou was born captive-born 2006-03-23 at Hodenhagen Serengeti-Park.

Parentage


Parents of Bou-Bou are: ♂ Tonga (father) and ♀ Veri (mother).


Siblings through the father Tonga:

  1. 2009-12-27(F) Nelly

Siblings through the mother Veri:

  1. 2009-12-27(F) Nelly

Pedigree


Bou-Bous ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

Bou-Bou

Sire:
Tonga

Born: 1989

Sire:


Born:
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:


Born:
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Veri

Born: 1982

Sire:


Born:
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:


Born:
Sire:
Dame:



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Bou-Bou, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Gyor Zoo in Hungary. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 5 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=876. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:


Links

Internal relevant links

External relevant links (Opens in new window)

    Search more on the web for Bou-Bou

    (The name Bou-Bou is already submitted into the link, just click on the link for relevant results)

  • elephant-news.com
  • Billboard
  • Buckles Blog
  • circushistory.org
  • Elephant_Commentator
  • Elefanten-Fotolexikon.eu
  • elefanten.wikia
  • Google Internet search
  • Google Books
  • ZooChat



  • Categories2006 births | Elephants from Gyor Zoo | Hungary | African savanna elephants



    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


    Elephant Encyclopedia and database
    ELEPHANT
    ENCYCLOPEDIA

    Established 1995
    ELEPHANT
    DATABASE
    Established 2006
    Search for keywords
    Your ip: 18.232.179.37