African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Knowsley Safari Park in United Kingdom

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Adega  dead elephant


EEP nr6901


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 36 years old
Born:* 1968 wild
Birth place:
Dead: 2004-06-30
Death reason: euthanised:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Knowsley Safari Park, in United Kingdom

Date of arrival

1971-00-00Knowsley Safari Park
Record history
History of updates2021-09-30: Comment added

Latest document update2021-09-30 09:34:19
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† Adega is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died 2004-06-30 at Knowsley Safari Park, in United Kingdom, .


Adega was born wild 1968.

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Records about Adega from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Adega:

6901 F ~ 1965 WILD WILD NAMIBIA ~ 1966 NONE Capture Adega
KNOWSLEY ~ 1971 8 Transfer
30 Jun 2004 Death

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Adega, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Knowsley Safari Park in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 11 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

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

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