Etosha
African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Duisburg Zoo in Germany

♀ Etosha

Identification

EEP nr9006

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 31 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1990 wild
Birth place: in Kruger National Park
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Duisburg Zoo, in Germany

Date of arrival

1996-11-29Duisburg Zoo
from Lisbon Zoo

1993-09-03Lisbon Zoo
from Kruger National Park

Record history
History of updates2020-09-21

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Biography

Location


Etosha is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Duisburg Zoo, in Germany.

Etosha arrived in 1996-11-29 to the Duisburg Zoo, relocated from the Lisbon Zoo, in Portugal.

Etosha lives together with 2 other elephants at the Duisburg Zoo:
  1. Daisy born 1985
  2. Saiwa born 1991


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

Origin


Etosha was born wild 1990 at Kruger National Park.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Etosha, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Duisburg Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 October 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2088. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Peter Schröer, Duisburg Zoo
  • African Elephant Studbook, Europe Regional EEP
    by Amelia Terkel, Zoological center Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel
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