Zambi an African savanna elephant at Cabarceno Zoo Obregon


♀ Zambi

Identification

EEP nr8101

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 40 years old
Management:No contact
Origin
Born:* 1981 wild
Birth place: in Kruger National Park
Capture: 1983
Offspring
Total: 4 babies

1. Born 1996-12-29 Duna EEP id: 9602

2. Born 1999-01-23
(dead † 2002-11-08)
Nacho EEP id: N/A

3. Born 2001-08-14 Kenia (Emi) EEP id: 20009

4. Born 2005-05-03 Infinita EEP id: 20034
Locations
Present / last location:Cabarceno Zoo Obregon, in Spain

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1994-08-23Cabarceno Zoo Obregon
from Augsburg Zoo
Augsburg Zoo 1990-04-03
from Wuppertal Zoo
Wuppertal Zoo 1983-05-31
from Kruger National Park

Document updated2011-12-27: 
2018-06-09: link to EleWiki submitted
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Description

Location


Zambi is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), located at Cabarceno Zoo Obregon, in Spain.

Zambi arrived Cabarceno Zoo Obregon 1994-08-23, relocated from Augsburg Zoo, in Germany.

In Cabarceno Zoo Obregon, Zambi lives together with 19 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Africa born 2011-10-07
  2. ,
  3. Brisa born 2003-04-28
  4. ,
  5. Christina born 2006-06-18
  6. ,
  7. Hilda born 2001-04-10
  8. ,
  9. Infinita born 2005-05-03
  10. ,
  11. Jumar born 1997-04-15
  12. ,
  13. Jums born 1977-01-01
  14. ,
  15. Kenia (Emi) born 2001-08-14
  16. ,
  17. Kira born 1995-02-04
  18. ,
  19. Laura born 1983
  20. ,
  21. Luena born 2017-08-24
  22. ,
  23. Martín born 2012-05-12
  24. ,
  25. Maruca born 2020-02-22
  26. ,
  27. Neco born 2021-01-08
  28. ,
  29. Penny born 1980
  30. ,
  31. Saja born 2017-08-06
  32. ,
  33. Toranzo born 2018-07-26
  34. ,
  35. Toribio born 2018-08-29
  36. ,
  37. Yambo born 2004-03-29
  38. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (F) 1996-12-29 Duna EEP id: 9602
  2. (M) 1999-01-23 -- † 2002-11-08 Nacho EEP id: N/A
  3. (F) 2001-08-14 Kenia (Emi) EEP id: 20009
  4. (F) 2005-05-03 Infinita EEP id: 20034

Origin


Zambi was born wild 1981 at Kruger National Park, captured 1983 .


Comments / pictures

Attacked elephantkeepers in Wuppertal Zoo.

1994: Attacked elephantkeeper Kay Dobenecker in Augsburg Zoo.

Contradictory records:
EEG state that Zambo was brought to Cabarceno o 21st of September 1994: Marcus Linder begleitete am 21. September 1994 »Zambi« auf ihrer langen Reise nach Spanien.http://www.elefanten-schutz-europa.de/Magazin/Ausgabe_1/Zambi-Rettung/zambi-rettung.html

EEG stated that Zambi arrived Cabarceo 23 August 1994, according to the 20th magazine.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Zambi, an African savanna elephant at Cabarceno Zoo Obregon in Spain. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=827. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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