Moyo
African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Thoiry Zoo in France

Biography
♂ Moyo

Identification

EEP nr201302?

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 11 years old
Management:Unknown
Origin
Born:* 2013-05-13 captive-born , number 7
Birth place: in Wuppertal Zoo

Parents: Tusker x ♀ Sabie
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Thoiry Zoo, in France

Date of arrival

2022-08-22Thoiry Zoo
from Magdeburg Zoo

2018-06-25Magdeburg Zoo
from Wuppertal Zoo

Record history
History of updates2020-12-03

Latest document update2023-05-22 21:22:49
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Biography


Moyo is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Thoiry Zoo, in France.

Moyo arrived in 2022-08-22 to the Thoiry Zoo, relocated from the Magdeburg Zoo, in Germany.


Social

Moyo lives together with 2 other elephants at the Thoiry Zoo:

detailed list with arrival dates etc. of the other elephants
  1. Benjamin born 1984
  2. Jabu born 2013-05-21


Origin

Moyo was born captive-born as birth number 7 2013-05-13 at Wuppertal Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Moyo are: ♂ Tusker (father) and ♀ Sabie (mother).

Siblings through the father Tusker:

  1. 2005-06-03(F) Bongi
  2. 2005-10-09(M) Kibo
  3. 2007-07-13(F) Tika
  4. 2008-01-13(M) Tamo
  5. 2010-08-06(M) Tuluba
  6. 2011-01-16(M) Uli
  7. 2011-01-20(M) Shawu
  8. 2012 -- † 2012 (F) stillborn
  9. 2013-08-11?(F) Pina Nessie
  10. 2014-08-14(M) Jogi
  11. 2016-03-17(F) Tuffi
  12. 2017-12-00 -- † 2017-12-00 (unknown) noname
  13. 2019-04-20(M) Gus
  14. 2020-03-06 -- † 2022-11-21 (M) Tsavo
  15. 2021-08-16(M) Bumi

Siblings through the mother Sabie:

  1. 2007-07-13(F) Tika
  2. 2011-01-16(M) Uli
  3. 2016-03-17(F) Tuffi
  4. 2019-04-20(M) Gus
  5. 2023-06-24 - † 2023-06-24 (F) stillborn

Pedigree


Moyos ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

Moyo

Sire (f):
Tusker

Born: 1992

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Dame m:
Sabie

Born: 1992

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Comments / pictures

In Kisuaheli, Moyo means Heart.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2024). Moyo, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Thoiry Zoo in France. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 20 April 2024 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=13451. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Categories2013 births | With Pedigree | Elephants from Thoiry Zoo | France | African savanna elephants


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