User:Dan Koehl

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Dan Koehl
Age: Born 28 October 1959
Gender: Male
Other names:
Nationality: Swedish
Language(s): Swedish, English
Residence: Stockholm, Sweden
Home wiki(s): Wikispecies
Editing status: Active
Pers. website:

Swedish man, elephant trainer, tourist informer, php-programmer and website developer. Born 28 October 1959 in Östermalm, Stockholm, and living on the island of Ljusterö in the Stockholm archipelago, 70 km from Stockholm, Sweden.

Wikipedian since 30 September 2002. During summer 2002, I started to contribute to Nupedia and another Swedish wiki, called, since the Swedish Wikipedia was more or less inactive. After an ad banner was exposed on susning 21 november, I moved to Wikipedia, and brought a number of very active editors with me.

My main interests has since then been biology, taxonomy, and animal related articles such as Zoos, freshwater aquarium fish species, as well as genealogy and ancestry for Middle Ages biographies of knights, kings, Nobility and other medieval people.

I belong to the the top 2,500 contributors on English Wikipedia, and I am coordinator for WikiProject Genealogy and WikiProject Zoo.

I am rollbacker, pending changes reviewer, File mover, New Page Reviewer, and Page mover.

I am also user since 2004 at Wikispecies, where I am sysop, bureaucrat and check user, patroller at , sysop at Wikidata and Swedish Wikivoyage and patroller at Danish Wikipedia, Norwegian Wikipedia and Wikimedia Commons.

I also manage the largest Elephant Database in the world at

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Modern clock chris kemps 01.png My current time is : UTC+2
Sweden this wiki person is from
sv-N This person is a native Swedish speaker.
en-4 This person is a nearnative English speaker.