Aranya at Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana)

Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Aranya at Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana)

Aranya and Moterani
† Aranya
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ < 1 years old
Dead date: 2009-08-15,
Death reason: disease: enteritis, kidney problems
Location:Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana)
ArrivedDhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana)
from Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary (WLS camp)
Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary (WLS camp) 2009-07-01
Born:2009 wild India
Capture: 2009, near Jaldhaka river
Document updated2009-08-18: Text, image
2018-05-22: capture
According to officials, the baby elephant, believed to be separated from its herd, was unfed and sick when it was first spotted near a riverside. Aranya was rescued by the wildlife workers from near Jaldhaka river in northern part of the state.

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