Ganesh an Asian elephant at Naniyala elephant camp (Kuppam Chittoor district)


♂ Ganesh
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ about 50 years old (approximate age)
Id numberLocal id Number: 6
25 in Database for Captive Elephants in Tamil Nadu
Dentition:tusker
Status:kumki
Management:Free contact

People killed:2
Origin
Born:* ~1970 unknown
Birth place:
Capture: 1972
Locations
Present / last location:Naniyala elephant camp (Kuppam Chittoor district), in India

Date of Arrival

2016-02-00Naniyala elephant camp (Kuppam Chittoor district)
from Vizag Zoo (Indira Gandhi Zoological Park)
Vizag Zoo (Indira Gandhi Zoological Park) 2007-00-00
from Naniyala elephant camp (Kuppam Chittoor district)
Naniyala elephant camp (Kuppam Chittoor district)
from Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)

Document updated2018-05-03: new record, kumki
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Ganesh is a kumki Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Naniyala elephant camp (Kuppam Chittoor district), in India.

Ganesh arrived in Naniyala elephant camp (Kuppam Chittoor district) 2016-02-00, relocated from Vizag Zoo (Indira Gandhi Zoological Park), in India.

In Naniyala elephant camp (Kuppam Chittoor district), Ganesh lives together with 1 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Jayanth
  2. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Ganesh was born unknown ~1970, captured 1972 .


Comments / pictures

2010-02-16:Two male elephants, Ganesh and Jayant, were sent back from the Indira Gandhi Zoological Park to the elephant camp at Kuppam in Chittoor district on Monday.

2018-03-31: After visiting the spot, chief conservator of forests, Rahul Pandey, discussed the issue with principal chief conservator of forests and brought two trained elephants, Ganesh and Jayanth, from Chittoor district.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Ganesh, an Asian at Naniyala elephant camp (Kuppam Chittoor district) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 December 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=11198. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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