African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Chien Hui at Taipei Zoo

♀ Chien Hui


SSP nr396


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 39 years old
Born:* 1982 wild
Birth place:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Taipei Zoo, in Taiwan

Date of arrival

1986-09-15Taipei Zoo
from International Animal Exchange (Ferndale)

Record history
History of updates2011-04-06: New elephant RE

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Chien Hui is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at Taipei Zoo, in Taiwan.

Chien Hui arrived Taipei Zoo 1986-09-15, relocated from International Animal Exchange (Ferndale), in United States.

In Taipei Zoo, Chien Hui lives together with 5 other elephants with records as alive in this database:

  1. Chamba born 1979
  2. ,   
  3. Mei Tai born 1982
  4. ,   
  5. Pai Tai born 1982
  6. ,   
  7. You Kai
  8. ,   
  9. You Xin
  10. ,   
    See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.


Chien Hui was born wild 1982.

Comments / pictures

In the 2005 Edition of the North American Regional Studbook for the African Elephant, this animal is listed as alive. The 2008 SSP Update lists this elephant as Lost to Follow-up.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Chien Hui, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Taipei Zoo in Taiwan. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 September 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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