Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Targa at Augsburg Zoo

♀ Targa


EEP nr8711


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 66 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1955 wild
Birth place:
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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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 2 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

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


Targa was born wild 1955.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Targa, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Augsburg Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 August 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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