African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo) in United States

♀ Maybel


SSP nr146


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 46 years old
Born:* 1976 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1978
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo), in United States

Date of arrival

1979-01-01Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo)
from Catskill Game Farm

Record history
History of updates2009-01-27: Previous locations, SSP, Birth, Text

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Maybel is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo), in United States.

Maybel arrived in 1979-01-01 to the Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo), relocated from the Catskill Game Farm, in United States.

Maybel lives together with 4 other elephants at the Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo):
  1. Dahlip born 1966?
  2. Nelly (Nellie) born 1969
  3. Ongard born 2010-09-10
  4. Peggy born 1976

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Maybel was born wild 1976, captured 1978 .

Comments / pictures

Peggy and Mabel were imported together from Botswana to Catskill Game Farm in 1979 and sold to Miami the same year.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Maybel, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 January 2022 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Bobby Todd

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Categories1976 births | Born in Botswana | 1978 captures | Elephants from Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo) | United States | African savanna elephants

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