Mwana Mashona
African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Magdeburg Zoo in Germany

♀ Mwana Mashona


EEP nr8205


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 41 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1982 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1983
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Magdeburg Zoo, in Germany

Date of arrival

1983-12-22Magdeburg Zoo
from Raak (Zoo Neuwied)

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

Record history
History of updates2009-10-16: Name, Birth, Previous locations
2018-09-05: link to EleWiki submitted

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Mwana Mashona is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Magdeburg Zoo, in Germany.

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

Mwana Mashona lives together with 2 other elephants at the Magdeburg Zoo:
  1. Kando born 2007-05-20
  2. Uli born 2011-01-16

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Mwana Mashona was born wild 1982, captured 1983 .

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Mwana Mashona, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Magdeburg Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 October 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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