Trivandrum Zoo (Thiruvananthapuram Zoo) in India

CollectionKept totally 12, 9 present (1,1,7), 2 births, 3 relocated, 0 deaths
LocationThiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Type: zoo, founded 1857
Website: http://www.kerala.gov.in/dept_zoomuseum/

Thiruvananthapuram Zoo, one of the oldest in the country, was established as an annexe to the Museum in 1857 by the erstwhile Maharaja of Travancore in order to attract more visitors. Spread over in 55 acres of land , the Zoo has 75 different species of animals.

According to Dr B K Gupta, evaluation and monitoring officer of CZA, India had 140 elephants in 26 zoos and 16 circuses as on March 31 2009. Of these, Mysore and Trivandrum had the largest number at 9 and 8 respectively.


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Trivandrum Zoo (Thiruvananthapuram Zoo) has 9 living Asian elephants (1,1).

Name - stud nr.
Species - Sex
Status Origin - birth Age Parents Arrival date
From
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EM -
unknown
Unknown
? x
Unknown
unknown -
EM -
unknown
? x from
unknown location
unknown -
EM -
unknown
? x from
unknown location
unknown -
EM -
unknown
? x from
unknown location
unknown -
EM -
FCunknown
? x from
unknown location
unknown -
EM -
unknown
? x from
unknown location
unknown -
EM -
unknown
? x from
unknown location
Maheswari -
EM - F
FCwild
Unknown
? x 1946-00-00
Unknown
Rajkumar -
EM - M
FCwild 1989
Unknown
25 x 2007-04-07 from
Mumbai Byculla Jijamata Udyan zoo
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