Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Augsburg Zoo in Germany

♀ Targa


EEP nr8711


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 66 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1955 wild
Birth place:
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Present / last location:Augsburg Zoo, in Germany

Date of arrival

1987-11-04Augsburg Zoo
from Osnabruck Zoo

1961-04-27Osnabruck Zoo
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)

Record history
History of updates2009-01-21: correction of error in management spec

2012-02-27:�prev loc

2017-03-08: link to ele-wiki submitted
2017-03-08: link to elefanten-fotolexikon submitted

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Targa is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Augsburg Zoo, in Germany.

Targa arrived in 1987-11-04 to the Augsburg Zoo, relocated from the Osnabruck Zoo, in Germany.

Targa lives together with 2 other elephants at the Augsburg Zoo:
  1. Frosja born 1980-00-00
  2. Louise born 1973

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


Targa was born wild 1955.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Targa, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Augsburg Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 November 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=17. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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