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

♀ Saiwa

Identification

EEP nr9104

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 30 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1991 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


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

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

Saiwa lives together with 2 other elephants at the Duisburg Zoo:
  1. Daisy born 1985
  2. Etosha born 1990


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

Origin


Saiwa was born wild 1991 at Kruger National Park.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Saiwa, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Duisburg Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 18 October 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2089. (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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