30 March 2020
With financial support from a generous donor in the UK, the site may soon be repaired, and up and running for a year. Lets see... //Dan


Maia at Asuncion Zoo


30 March 2020
With financial support from a generous donor in the UK, the site may soon be repaired, and up and running for a year. Lets see... //Dan

Female ♀ Asian elephant Maia at Asuncion Zoo

† Maia
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ Notice: A non well formed numeric value encountered in /customers/6/2/a/elephant.se/httpd.www/database2.php on line 752 49 years old
Dead date: 2020-02-08
Death reason: age: heart failure
People killed:1: Guillermo Gonzalez
Location:Asuncion Zoo
ArrivalAsuncion Zoo
Born:1971 wild Warning: mysqli_fetch_assoc() expects parameter 1 to be mysqli_result, boolean given in /customers/6/2/a/elephant.se/httpd.www/database2.php on line 1217
Document updated2020-03-20 death report
1972: arrived in Paraguay
2006: The female elephant Maya in Asuncion Zoo killed Guillermo Gonzalez in january 2006, a teenage visitor that went into her enclosure in order to feed her a Mango.

Sources, among others

  • https://www.abc.com.py/nacionales/2020/02/08/muere-a-los-49-anos-la-elefanta-maia-emblema-del-zoologico-de-asuncion/?fbclid=IwAR0eh31PBMWszCVT6ZPm2GsWmQPK4VzSJ51zjNbatQb4ELPsreVMkdLzZYU

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