Migara at Beijing Zoo

Migara
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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male 16 years
Management:unknown
Location:Beijing Zoo
ArrivedBeijing Zoo 2007-02-16
from Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo)
Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo)
from Pinnawala elephant orphanage
Pinnawala elephant orphanage 2001-06-23
from
Born:2001-06-23 captive-born in
Pinnawala elephant orphanage
Parents: Neela x Menika
Siblings through the father Neela:
  1. 1989-08-14(F) Menika
  2. 1993-11-15(F) Anuradhika
  3. 1994-04-10(M) Aruna
  4. 1995-09-27(M) Nandimithra
  5. 1995-10-27(M) Isuru
  6. 1997-02-07(M) Arjuna (Kandula VI)
  7. 1998-01-29(M) Salia (Saliya)
  8. 1998-08-07(F) Ashokamala
  9. 1999-02-09(M) Wasamba
  10. 1999-08-06(F) Uthpala
  11. 2000-06-04(M) Pinnawala
  12. 2001-10-11(F) Anula (Anura)
  13. 2003(F) Pali
  14. 2007(F) Bharathi
Siblings through the mother Menika:
  1. 2005(F) Mihiri
  2. 2011-03-17() notnamed
Migaras pedigree:
P I II III

Migara

Sire:
Neela

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Dame:
Menika

Sire:
Neela
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Komali (Komalee)
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Document updated2012-01-30:
The Pinnawela elephant Migara was presented to Beijing Zoo 26 february 2007 as a diplomatic gift from Sri Lanka, but arrived already 16th of february. See newsarticle

Sources, among others

  • Sanjaya Kumara Ratnayake, assistant curator, Pinnawala elephant orphanage.

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