Mwana Mashona an African savanna elephant at Magdeburg Zoo

♀ Mwana Mashona


EEP nr8205


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 39 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1982 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1983
Present / last location:Magdeburg Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1983-12-22Magdeburg Zoo
from Raak (Zoo Neuwied)
Raak (Zoo Neuwied) 1983-00-00
from Gonarezhou National Park

Document updated2009-10-16: Name, Birth, Previous locations
2018-09-05: link to EleWiki submitted
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Mwana Mashona is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), located at Magdeburg Zoo, in Germany.

Mwana Mashona arrived Magdeburg Zoo 1983-12-22, relocated from Raak (Zoo Neuwied), in Germany.

In Magdeburg Zoo, Mwana Mashona lives together with 4 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Kando born 2007-05-20
  2. ,
  3. Moyo born 2013-05-13
  4. ,
  5. Rungwe born 2012-07-20
  6. ,
  7. Uli born 2011-01-16
  8. , (see detailed list).


Mwana Mashona was born wild 1982, captured 1983 .

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Mwana Mashona, an African savanna elephant at Magdeburg Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 13 May 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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