Kumari at Pinnawala elephant orphanage

Kumari
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 53 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Pinnawala elephant orphanage
ArrivedPinnawala elephant orphanage 1975-01-00
from Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo)
Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo)
from Bentota Tourist Complex elephant orphanage
Bentota Tourist Complex elephant orphanage
from Wilpattu elephant orphanage
Born:1965 wild
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 1984-07-05 Sukumali, Local nr: 1
  2. (M) 1989-07-11 -- † 1991-05-18 Vikum
  3. (M) 1993-07-01 Esala
  4. (M) 2005 -- † 2018-08-05 Gajaba
Document updated2011-12-30: 

Sources, among others

  • Geburt und Jugendendwicklung von Asiatischen Elefanten -Beoabachtungen aus der Pinnawela Elephant Sanctuary von Sri Lanka, Zeitschrift des Kölner Zoos, nr 2 1999, by Fred Kurt, Birgit Dastig, Sandra Petzhold, Julia Rastelli, Judith Schmelz, Verena Tragau

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