Rivaldo (wild) at Mudumalai National Park

Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Rivaldo (wild) at Mudumalai National Park

Rivaldo (wild)
ID Number:
? in Database for Captive Elephants in Karnataka - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂
Management:Free contact
Location:Mudumalai National Park
ArrivedMudumalai National Park
Born: wild in
Mudumalai National Park
Document updated2018-04-14: text
C. Badrasamy, a former District Forest Officer in the Nilgiris, told The Hindu that the conservationist responsible for tamingĀ Rivaldo treated the animal for injuries it suffered, when a portion of its trunk was cut with a sharp object in 2013, rendering it unable to pick up fodder.


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