Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Krefeld Zoo in Germany

♀ Rhena
Rhena 1973 zoo krefeld
Rhena 1973 zoo krefeld


EEP nr7112


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 54 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1970 wild
Birth place: in Assam unspecified location
Imported:1972 by George Munro
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Krefeld Zoo, in Germany

Date of arrival

1971-08-31Krefeld Zoo
from George Munro

George Munro
from Assam unspecified forest

Record history
History of updates2021-11-05

Latest document update2022-07-05 14:19:57
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Rhena is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Krefeld Zoo, in Germany.

Rhena arrived in 1971-08-31 to the Krefeld Zoo, relocated from the George Munro, in Germany.


Rhena lives together with 1 other elephants at the Krefeld Zoo:

detailed list with arrival dates etc. of the other elephants
  1. Mumtas Mahal born 1970


Rhena was born wild 1970 at Assam unspecified location. and imported 1972 by George Munro

Comments / pictures

Rhena together with Mumtaz Mahal came 1972 from Assam, animal dealer George Munro. // Wolfgang Nehring, 2016

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2024). Rhena, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Krefeld Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 20 July 2024 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=398. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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