Mumtas Mahal
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Krefeld Zoo in Germany

♀ Mumtas Mahal


EEP nr7111


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 53 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1970 wild
Birth place: in Assam unspecified location
Imported:1972 by George Munro
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 1985-04-12
(dead † 1985-04-12)
killed EEP id: 8514
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Krefeld Zoo, in Germany

Date of arrival

1983-00-00Krefeld Zoo
from Rotterdam Zoo

1982-00-00Rotterdam Zoo
from Krefeld Zoo

1971-08-31Krefeld Zoo
from George Munro

George Munro
from Assam unspecified forest

Record history
History of updates2018-05-29:
2021-09-18: Importer George Munro
2022-07-05: Born in Assam

Latest document update2022-07-05 14:21:04
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Mumtas Mahal is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Krefeld Zoo, in Germany.

Mumtas Mahal arrived in 1983-00-00 to the Krefeld Zoo, relocated from the Rotterdam Zoo, in Netherlands.

Mumtas Mahal lives together with 1 other elephants at the Krefeld Zoo:
  1. Rhena born 1970

detailed list with arrival dates etc.


  1. (F) 1985-04-12 -- † 1985-04-12 killed EEP id: 8514


Mumtas Mahal 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, (2023). Mumtas Mahal, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Krefeld Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 8 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Wolfgang Nehring Facebook, 2016

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