Zambi an African savanna elephant at Cabarceno Zoo Obregon (Parque de la Naturaleza de Cabarceno)

ID nr:EEP Number: 8101 - 
Species: African savanna elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 39 years old
Management:No contact
Location:Cabarceno Zoo Obregon (Parque de la Naturaleza de Cabarceno)
ArrivalCabarceno Zoo Obregon (Parque de la Naturaleza de Cabarceno) 1994-08-23
from Augsburg Zoo
Augsburg Zoo 1990-04-03
from Wuppertal Zoo
Wuppertal Zoo 1983-05-31
from Kruger National Park
Born:* 1981 wild
in Kruger National Park
Capture: 1983 ,
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 1996-12-29 Duna, EEP nr: 9602
  2. (M) 1999-01-23 -- † 2002-11-08 Nacho
  3. (F) 2001-08-14 Kenia (Emi), EEP nr: 20009
  4. (F) 2005-05-03 Infinita, EEP nr: 20034
Document updated2011-12-27: 
2018-06-09: link to EleWiki submitted
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.

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

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Zambi, an African savanna at Cabarceno Zoo Obregon (Parque de la Naturaleza de Cabarceno) in Spain. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 31 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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