African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Saiwa at Duisburg Zoo

♀ Saiwa


EEP nr9104


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 30 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1991 wild
Birth place: in Kruger National Park
Present / last location:Duisburg Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1996-11-29Duisburg Zoo
from Lisbon Zoo
Lisbon Zoo 1993-09-03
from Kruger National Park

Document updated2020-09-21
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Saiwa is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at Duisburg Zoo, in Germany.

Saiwa arrived Duisburg Zoo 1996-11-29, relocated from Lisbon Zoo, in Portugal.

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

  1. Daisy born 1985
  2. ,
  3. Etosha born 1990
  4. , (see detailed list).


Saiwa was born wild 1991 at Kruger National Park.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Saiwa, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Duisburg Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 July 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Peter Schröer, Duisburg Zoo
  • African Elephant Studbook, Europe Regional EEP
    by Amelia Terkel, Zoological center Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Israel


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