Anula (Anura) at Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens

Anula (Anura)
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 17 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens
ArrivedHigashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens 2007-07-28
from Pinnawala elephant orphanage
Pinnawala elephant orphanage 2001-10-11
from
Born:2001-10-11 captive-born in
Pinnawala elephant orphanage
Parents: Neela x Sama I
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 2013-01-29 notnamed
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. 2001-06-23(M) Migara
  13. 2003(F) Pali
  14. 2007(F) Bharathi
Siblings through the mother Sama I:
  1. 2006-07-04(M) Tharindu
Anula (Anura)s pedigree:
P I II III

Anula (Anura)

Sire:
Neela

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Dame:
Sama I

Sire:
Vijaya
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Mathali (Mathalee)
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Document updated2012-02-26: meaning of name
Named after Queen Anula of Sri Lanka, who became Asia’s first female ruler in 47BC.

Due in December to January 2013.

Sources, among others

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

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