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African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Elefantenreservat Starkenberg in Germany

♀ Tonga



Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ maybe about 39 years old (estimated age)
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1984? wild
Birth place:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Elefantenreservat Starkenberg, in Germany

Date of arrival

2019-00-00Elefantenreservat Starkenberg
from Circus Afrika

Record history
History of updates2012-07-02: apr age

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Tonga is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Elefantenreservat Starkenberg, in Germany.

Tonga arrived in 2019-00-00 to the Elefantenreservat Starkenberg, relocated from the Circus Afrika, in Germany.

Tonga lives together with 3 other elephants at the Elefantenreservat Starkenberg:
  1. Baby
  2. Gandhi (Gandia, Ghandia) born 1972?
  3. Moja born 1984?

detailed list with arrival dates etc.


Tonga was born wild 1984?.

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arrival date aproximate.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Tonga, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Elefantenreservat Starkenberg in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 9 June 2023 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5221. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elephants and Egotists by Patricia Sumerling

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