ALERT! : Hambantota, Sri Lanka: 400-500 wild elephants are living on land threatened by industrialization, and massmigration. Please support the establishment of The Hambantota Proposed Wild Elephants Management Reserve in order to save this forest not only for elephants, but also for Palmyra trees more than 100 years old and Halmilla trees as well as other species and entire ecosystem. > read more

Kokila (Khokila, Kogila) at Murkal elephant camp (Nagarhole)

† Kokila (Khokila, Kogila)
ID Number:Local id Number: 21 - 
57 in Database for Captive Elephants in Karnataka - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ maybe about 48 years old (estimated age)
Dead date: 2016-12-15
Death reason: age:
Location:Murkal elephant camp (Nagarhole)
ArrivedMurkal elephant camp (Nagarhole)
from Balle Elephant Camp (Kabini)
Balle Elephant Camp (Kabini)
from Nagarhole National Park
Born: wild in
Nagarhole National Park
Capture: 1968,
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (M) 2004 Srinivas, Local nr: 29
Document updated2012-07-02:�
2016-12-11: DCEMK_nr
2016-12-16: dead
Khokila had participated in over 20 Dasara festivals in Mysuru.

Sources, among others

Internal relevant links

Search more on the web for Kokila (Khokila, Kogila) 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