Brahma (Paremeshwara) at Kolmarden Zoo (Kolmardens djurpark)
Picture from ultrascanning of Brahma.
From left to right: Frank Göritz, Thomas Hildebrandt, Pelle Zettersten, Jörgen Gustafson, Thomas Antmar.
Photo: Bengt-Ole Röken, Kolmården.
|† Brahma (Paremeshwara)||ID Number:||EEP Number: 9404 -|
|Sex and age:||Male 20 years|
|Dead date:||† 2002-09-29|
|Death reason:||euthanised: Positive Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) trunk-wash test|
|Location:||Kolmarden Zoo (Kolmardens djurpark)|
|Arrived||Kolmarden Zoo (Kolmardens djurpark) 1994-03-30|
from Mysore Zoo (Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens)
Mysore Zoo (Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens) 1994-00-00
from Thithimathi Mathigodu elephant Camp
Thithimathi Mathigodu elephant Camp 1983-00-00
from Nagarhole National Park
|Born:||1982 wild in|
Nagarhole National Park
|Offspring, year of birth, year of death:|
Total: 1 babies
|Imported semi-adult to Sweden as captive-born, but Brahma was in fact born wild. He had a very gentle temper, and was kept in free contact until his death. Euthanised due to open infection with Tuberculosis. Shortly before his death, he sired a (later stillborn) baby with Sandai.|
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