Hanako an African savanna elephant at Selcohome Zoo Paradise Yagiyama

♀ Hanako
Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 32 years old
Id numberJAZA Number: ?
Born:* 1989 wild
Birth place: in unknown
Present / last location:Selcohome Zoo Paradise Yagiyama, in Japan

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2018-09-25Selcohome Zoo Paradise Yagiyama
from Akita Omoriyama Zoo (Akitashi Omoriyama dobutsuen)

Document updated2018-09-25: new record, transferred
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Hanako is a Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), living in Selcohome Zoo Paradise Yagiyama, in Japan.

Hanako arrived in Selcohome Zoo Paradise Yagiyama 2018-09-25, relocated from Akita Omoriyama Zoo (Akitashi Omoriyama dobutsuen), in Japan.

In Selcohome Zoo Paradise Yagiyama, Hanako lives together with 2 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Ben born 1989
  2. ,
  3. Mary born 1966
  4. , (see detailed list).


Hanako was born wild 1989 at unknown.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Hanako, an African savanna at Selcohome Zoo Paradise Yagiyama in Japan. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=12003. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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