African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Mai at Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have)


♀ Mai
Louise with elephant keeper Thorvald Eggers, who has worked more than 40 years in Aalborg Zoo. Photo: © <a href="http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1450584365">Peter Stolk, Netherlands</a> 2010.
Louise with elephant keeper Thorvald Eggers, who has worked more than 40 years in Aalborg Zoo. Peter Stolk, Netherlands 2010.

Alternative name:Louise, Mia

Identification

EEP nr8203

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 39 years old
Body weight: 3000.00 kg, 6600.00 lbs
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1982-00-00 wild
Birth place: in Kruger National Park
Capture: 1984
Locations
Present / last location:Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have), in Denmark

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1985-09-13Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have)
from Kruger National Park

Document updated2021-01-23: abt 3 000 kg
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Description

Location


Mai is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have), in Denmark.

Mai arrived Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have) 1985-09-13, relocated from Kruger National Park, in South Africa.

In Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have), Mai lives together with 2 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Bibi born 1982-00-00
  2. ,
  3. Tanja born 1982-00-00
  4. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Mai was born wild 1982-00-00 at Kruger National Park, captured 1984 .



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Mai, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have) in Denmark. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 2 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1027. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Peter Stolk, Netherlands
    Aalborg Facebook
  • African Elephant Studbook, Europe Regional EEP
    by Amelia Terkel, Zoological center Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel

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  • Categories1982 births | EEP | 1984 captures | Elephants from Aalborg Zoo (Aalborg Zoologiske Have) | Denmark | African savanna elephants



    This document was updated: 2021-01-23 12:00:07


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