Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Dompierre Le Pal Zoo in France

♀ Accra


EEP nr9709


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 51 years old
Management:Protected contact
Born:* 1972 wild
Birth place:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Dompierre Le Pal Zoo, in France

Date of arrival

1997-11-17Dompierre Le Pal Zoo
from Circus Krone

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History of updates2021-09-30: Comment added

Latest document update2021-09-30 09:29:33
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Accra is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Dompierre Le Pal Zoo, in France.

Accra arrived in 1997-11-17 to the Dompierre Le Pal Zoo, relocated from the Circus Krone, in Germany.

Accra lives together with 5 other elephants at the Dompierre Le Pal Zoo:
  1. Kaveri (Cauvery) born 1984-01-28
  2. Nina born 1993-10-01
  3. Petit Jack born 2021-06-16
  4. Tom born 2014-03-19
  5. Upali born 1994-11-14

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Accra was born wild 1972.

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Records about Accra from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Accra:

9709 F ~ 1972 UNK UNK LE PAL 17 Nov 1997 2 Transfer ACCRA

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Accra, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Dompierre Le Pal Zoo in France. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 29 January 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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