Mampe (Rada) an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Berlin Zoo

Female ♀ Asian elephant (<em>Elephas maximus</em>) Mampe (Rada) at Berlin Zoo

Vintage souvenir celluloid charm of Berlins famous Mampe the Elephant
☨ Mampe (Rada)
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 34 years old
Dead date: 1985
Death reason: disease: circulation problems
Location:Berlin Zoo
ArrivalBerlin Zoo 1957-08-08
Born:* 1951 wild
Document updated2009-03-07: death date and reason
2010-08-10: picture

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Mampe (Rada), an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Berlin Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Berlin by Bernhard Blaszkiewitz, Berlin Zoo
  • Documentation 2002 - Elephants in European Zoos and Safari Parks published by European Elephant Group: Haufellner, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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