African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Carl at Tallinn Zoo

♂ Carl


EEP nr8209


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 39 years old
Body height: 3.75 meter, 12.3 feet
Management:Protected contact
Born:* 1982 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1985
Present / last location:Tallinn Zoo, in Estonia

Date of Arrival
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1985-07-28Tallinn Zoo

Document updated2012-02-29: height
2018-08-30: link to EleWiki submitted
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Carl is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at Tallinn Zoo, in Estonia.

Carl arrived Tallinn Zoo 1985-07-28,

In Tallinn Zoo, Carl lives together with 2 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Draay (Drai) born 1981
  2. ,
  3. Fien born 1981
  4. , (see detailed list).


Carl was born wild 1982, captured 1985 .

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Carl, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Tallinn Zoo in Estonia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 5 August 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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