African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Moyo at Magdeburg Zoo


♂ Moyo

Identification

EEP nr201302?

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 8 years old
Management:Unknown
Origin
Born:* 2013-05-13 captive-born
Birth place: in Wuppertal Zoo

Parents: Tusker x ♀ Sabie
Locations
Present / last location:Magdeburg Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2018-06-25Magdeburg Zoo
from Wuppertal Zoo

Document updated2017-03-25: link to EleWiki submitted
2018-06-29: relocated Magdeburg
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Description

Location


Moyo is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at Magdeburg Zoo, in Germany.

Moyo arrived Magdeburg Zoo 2018-06-25, relocated from Wuppertal Zoo, in Germany.

In Magdeburg Zoo, Moyo lives together with 4 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Kando born 2007-05-20
  2. ,
  3. Mwana Mashona born 1982
  4. ,
  5. Rungwe born 2012-07-20
  6. ,
  7. Uli born 2011-01-16
  8. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Moyo was born captive-born 2013-05-13 at Wuppertal Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Moyo are: ♂ Tusker (father) and ♀ Sabie (mother).


Siblings through the father Tusker:

  1. 2005-06-03(F) Bongi
  2. 2005-10-09(M) Kibo
  3. 2007-07-13(F) Tika
  4. 2008-01-13(M) Tamo
  5. 2010-08-06(M) Tuluba
  6. 2011-01-16(M) Uli
  7. 2011-01-20(M) Shawu
  8. 2012 -- † 2012 (F) stillborn
  9. 2013-08-11?(F) Pina Nessie
  10. 2014-08-14(M) Jogi
  11. 2016-03-17(F) Tuffi
  12. 2017-12-00 -- † 2017-12-00 (unknown) noname
  13. 2019-04-20(M) Gus
  14. 2020-03-06(M) Tsavo

Siblings through the mother Sabie:

  1. 2007-07-13(F) Tika
  2. 2011-01-16(M) Uli
  3. 2016-03-17(F) Tuffi
  4. 2019-04-20(M) Gus

Pedigree


Moyos ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

Moyo

Sire:
Tusker

Born: 1992

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Sabie

Born: 1992

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Comments / pictures

In Kisuaheli, Moyo means heart.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Moyo, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Magdeburg Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=13451. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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