Airavata at Mathigodu elephant Camp (Thithimathi)

Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Airavata at Mathigodu elephant Camp (Thithimathi)

† Airavata
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ < 1 maybe about years old (estimated age)
Dead date: 2018-05-00,
Death reason: : Heart-Related Ailment, Tuberculosis?
Location:Mathigodu elephant Camp (Thithimathi)
ArrivedMathigodu elephant Camp (Thithimathi)
Born: wild
Capture: 2017, near Pachikallu Betta in Nelamangala taluk
Document updated2018-05-29:
Airavata, a 46-year-old tusker, which was captured last year near Pachikallu Betta in Nelamangala taluk and housed at Mathigodu Elephant Camp in Nagarahole National Park, died of heart-related ailment recently.

Project Tiger Director R. Ravishankar said that the elephant was also suspected to have died of Tuberculosis.

Sources, among others


Internal relevant links

Search more on the web for Airavata Guestbook Recent changes-updates Glossary - Encyclopedia Frequently asked questions Elephant Facts & Trivia Evolution Extinct:Proboscidea Species Anatomy Diseases People Care Footcare Training Breeding Database Location database Shiva Organizations Literature F Posters Website Webrings Contact Selected links News