African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have) in Denmark

♀ Tanja


EEP nr8202


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 39 years old
Body weight: 4040.00 kg, 8888.00 lbs
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1982-00-00 wild
Birth place:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have), in Denmark

Date of arrival

1985-09-13Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have)
Record history
History of updates2021-01-23: Weight 4040 kg

Latest document update2021-01-23 11:43:51
Google map
Random literature


Tanja is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have), in Denmark.

Tanja arrived in Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have) 1985-09-13,

In Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have), Tanja lives together with 2 other elephants with records as alive in this database:

  1. Bibi born 1982-00-00
  2. Mai born 1982-00-00

See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.


Tanja was born wild 1982-00-00.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Tanja, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have) in Denmark. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 29 September 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1025. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Aalborg Facebook page
  • African Elephant Studbook, Europe Regional EEP
    by Amelia Terkel, Zoological center Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel

Relevant links

Internal relevant links

External relevant links (Opens in new window)

Search more on the web for Tanja

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

Categories1982 births | EEP | Elephants from Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have) | Denmark | African savanna elephants

About this documentThis document was updated: 2021-01-23 11:43:51 with valid HTML5 Valid CSS

Elephant Encyclopedia and database

Established 1995
Established 2006
Search for keywords
Your ip: