Tembo (Franzi) an African savanna elephant at Rhenen Zoo

♀ Tembo (Franzi)
Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 32 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 8901
Management:Protected contact
Born:* 1989 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1992
Present / last location:Rhenen Zoo, in Netherlands

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2011-11-24Rhenen Zoo
from Augsburg Zoo
Augsburg Zoo 1992-08-30
from Wolfgang Delfts

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Tembo (Franzi) is a Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), living in Rhenen Zoo, in Netherlands.

Tembo (Franzi) arrived in Rhenen Zoo 2011-11-24, relocated from Augsburg Zoo, in Germany.

In Rhenen Zoo, Tembo (Franzi) lives together with 3 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Aja born 1971
  2. ,
  3. Duna born 1996-12-29
  4. ,
  5. Tusker born 1992
  6. , (see detailed list).


Tembo (Franzi) was born wild 1989, captured 1992 . and imported 1992

Comments / pictures

2011-11-24: "Elefantendame Sabi and Franzi from Zoo Augsburg have a new home in Zoo Rhenen." //Jaroslav Vanecek

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Tembo (Franzi), an African savanna at Rhenen Zoo in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 24 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=16. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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