Safari
African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Erfurt Zoo in Germany

♀ Safari
Photo © Daniela Dunger, Leipzig
Photo © Daniela Dunger, Leipzig

Identification

EEP nr7105

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 52 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 1971 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1974
Imported:1974 by Firma Ruhe
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Erfurt Zoo, in Germany

Date of arrival

1974-06-08Erfurt Zoo
from Firma Ruhe

1974-00-00Firma Ruhe
from Chipperfield organisation station

Record history
History of updates2009-09-27: 
2010-06-18: prev location
2021-09-18: Importer Firma Ruhe

Latest document update2021-09-18 06:26:39
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Location


Safari is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Erfurt Zoo, in Germany.

Safari arrived in 1974-06-08 to the Erfurt Zoo, relocated from the Firma Ruhe, in Germany.

Safari lives together with 4 other elephants at the Erfurt Zoo:
  1. Ayoka born 2020-08-05
  2. Chupa born 2003-12-25
  3. Csami born 1995
  4. Kibo born 2005-10-09

detailed list with arrival dates etc.

Origin


Safari was born wild 1971, captured 1974 . and imported 1974 by Firma Ruhe

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Safari, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Erfurt Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 21 September 2023 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1689. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • African Elephant Studbook, Europe Regional EEP
    by Amelia Terkel, Zoological center Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel
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Categories1971 births | Born in Uganda | EEP | 1974 captures | 1974 imports | Elephants from Erfurt Zoo | Germany | African savanna elephants


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