ISILO BIGGEST TUSKER

Isilo from Tembe was the largest Elephant Tusker in Southern Africa

( A “Tusker” is an Elephant whose Tusks exceed 100lbs ( 45.45kg) )

“Isilo” Zulu for King, this page is now dedicated to the Late “Isilo” the elephant of Tembe Elephant Park, Isilo died of natural causes in January 2014.

( A “Tusker” is an Elephant whose Tusks exceed 100lbs ( 45.45kg) )

“Isilo” Zulu for King, this page is now dedicated to the Late “Isilo” the elephant of Tembe Elephant Park, Isilo died of natural causes in January 2014.┬áThe three largest Elephant Tuskers in Southern Africa are from Tembe and are quite visible as they tend to live in the south Isilo , Induna and Makobona.

  • Age Estimate 45 to 53
  • Tusks Weight Estimate 55 to 60 kg
  • Tusk Length Estimate 2.5m
  • Tusk Circumference at lip 50 cm
  • Elephant Weight 6500 to 7000 kg
  • Elephant Height 3.2 m