Vikum at Pinnawala elephant orphanage

† Vikum
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 2 years old
Dead date: 1991-05-18
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Pinnawala elephant orphanage
ArrivedPinnawala elephant orphanage 1989-07-11
Born:1989-07-11 captive-born in
Pinnawala elephant orphanage
Parents: Neela(unconfirmed) OR Vijaya (unconfirmed)
x Kumari
Siblings through the mother Kumari:
  1. 1984-07-05(F) Sukumali
  2. 1993-07-01(M) Esala
  3. 2005(M) Gajaba
Vikums pedigree:
P I II III

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Document updated2012-01-29: dead

Sources, among others

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

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