African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Giza Zoological Garden in Egypt

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Sanga  dead elephant
Alternative name: Samba



Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀, unknown age
Status:Lost to follow-up
Management:Assumed dead
Born:* 1972? wild
Birth place: in Africa unspecified location
Imported:1977 by Firma Ruhe
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Giza Zoological Garden, in Egypt

Date of arrival

1977-00-00Giza Zoological Garden
from Krefeld Zoo

1977-00-00Krefeld Zoo
from Wingst Baby Zoo

Wingst Baby Zoo
from Firma Ruhe

Record history
History of updates
2021-09-15: Importer Firma Ruhe
2021-09-26: Born in Africa

Latest document update2021-09-26 16:07:14
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† Sanga is a dead Lost to follow-up Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , assumed dead at the Giza Zoological Garden in , in Egypt.


Sanga was born wild 1972? at Africa unspecified location. and imported 1977 by Firma Ruhe

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Sanga, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Giza Zoological Garden in Egypt. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 5 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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