African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Bojnice Zoo in Slovak Republic

♀ Maja


EEP nr8211


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 42 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1981-00-00 wild
Birth place:
Imported:1984? by E.A.G. van den Brink
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Bojnice Zoo, in Slovak Republic

Date of arrival

1984-08-29Bojnice Zoo
from E.A.G. van den Brink

Record history
History of updates
2018-09-27: link to EleWiki submitted
2021-09-18: Importer van den Brink

Latest document update2021-09-18 07:27:30
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Maja is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Bojnice Zoo, in Slovak Republic.

Maja arrived in 1984-08-29 to the Bojnice Zoo, relocated from the E.A.G. van den Brink, in Netherlands.

Maja lives together with 2 other elephants at the Bojnice Zoo:
  1. Gula born 1981-00-00
  2. Tembo born 1985-00-00

detailed list with arrival dates etc.


Maja was born wild 1981-00-00. and imported 1984? by E.A.G. van den Brink

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Maja, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Bojnice Zoo in Slovak Republic. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 8 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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