Targa an Asian elephant at Augsburg Zoo


♀ Targa

Identification

EEP nr8711

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 66 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1955 wild
Birth place:
Locations
Present / last location:Augsburg Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1987-11-04Augsburg Zoo
from Osnabruck Zoo
Osnabruck Zoo 1961-04-27
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)

Document updated2009-01-21: correction of error in management spec


2012-02-27:�prev loc

2017-03-08: link to ele-wiki submitted
2017-03-08: link to elefanten-fotolexikon submitted
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Description

Location


Targa is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Augsburg Zoo, in Germany.

Targa arrived Augsburg Zoo 1987-11-04, relocated from Osnabruck Zoo, in Germany.

In Augsburg Zoo, Targa lives together with 3 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Burma born 1969
  2. ,
  3. Frosja born 1980-00-00
  4. ,
  5. Louise born 1973
  6. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Targa was born wild 1955.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Targa, an Asian elephant at Augsburg Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 10 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=17. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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