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Arjuna අර්ජුන
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Yala Ruhunu National Park in Sri Lanka

♂ Arjuna අර්ජුන
Local name: අර්ජුන



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂
Management:Wild elephant
Born:* wild
Birth place: in Yala Ruhunu National Park
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Present / last location:Yala Ruhunu National Park, in Sri Lanka

Date of arrival

Yala Ruhunu National Park
Record history
History of updates2020-09-20

Latest document update2021-09-01 12:35:22
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Arjuna (local name:අර්ජුන) is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Yala Ruhunu National Park, in Sri Lanka.

Arjuna arrived to the Yala Ruhunu National Park unknown date, Arjuna lives together with 17 other elephants at the Yala Ruhunu National Park:

  1. 1. ♀ Biso-Menike
  2. 2. ♀ Dushya
  3. 3. ♂ Gemunu born 1991
  4. 4. ♂ Nandimithra
  5. 5. ♂ Natta Kota (Short Tail)
  6. 6. ♂ Perakum (wild)
  7. 7. ♀ Rollie
  8. 8. ♀ Sakunthala
  9. 9. ♂ Sando (wild)
  10. 10. ♀ Sapumali
  11. 11. ♀ Sudu (white) born 1993
  12. 12. ♂ Thaga
  13. 13. ♂ Thilak
  14. 14. ♀ Uma
  15. 15. ♂ Unnamed born 2021-10-00
  16. 16. ♀ Valli
  17. 17. ♀ Wanamali
and possibly other wild elephants which have no record in this database
detailed list with arrival dates etc.


Arjuna was born wild at Yala Ruhunu National Park.

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Koehl, Dan, (2021). Arjuna, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Yala Ruhunu National Park in Sri Lanka. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 6 June 2023 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=10561. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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