Bomman an Asian elephant at Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)


♂ Bomman
Alternative name:Pomman
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂more than 20 years old (minimum age)
Id numberLocal id Number: 21
40 in Database for Captive Elephants in Tamil Nadu
Status:kumki
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* <2000 wild
Birth place: in Mudumalai National Park
Capture: 2000? Orphaned, Mudumalai
Locations
Present / last location:Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC), in India

Date of Arrival

2000-00-00Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)
from Mudumalai National Park

Document updated2018-05-03: tm nr, kumki
2018-12-06: temporarily transfered to Thadagam
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Bomman is a kumki Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC), in India.

Bomman arrived in Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC) 2000-00-00, relocated from Mudumalai National Park, in India.

In Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC), Bomman lives together with 23 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Sankan
  2. ,
  3. Harini
  4. ,
  5. Indhak
  6. ,
  7. Murthy born 1962
  8. ,
  9. Wasim born 1971-01-31
  10. ,
  11. Vijay (twin) born 1971-05-20
  12. ,
  13. Sujai (twin) born 1971-05-20
  14. ,
  15. Santhosh born 1975-05-15
  16. ,
  17. Cheeran born 1986-07-10
  18. ,
  19. Wilson born 1988-04-16
  20. ,
  21. Udayan born 1998-11-24
  22. ,
  23. unknown born 2000
  24. ,
  25. unknown born 2016
  26. ,
  27. Jambo born <1987
  28. ,
  29. John born >1992
  30. ,
  31. Indhar born ~1948
  32. ,
  33. Bhama born ~1949
  34. ,
  35. Anna born ~1957
  36. ,
  37. Kamatchi born ~1957
  38. ,
  39. Mudumalai born ~1965
  40. ,
  41. Shankar born ~1967
  42. ,
  43. Sentilvadivu born ~1976
  44. ,
  45. Sumangala born ~1989
  46. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Bomman was born wild <2000 in Mudumalai National Park, captured 2000? , captured at Orphaned, Mudumalai.


Comments / pictures

Orphaned

2017-08-12: Two kumki elephants, Pomman and Wasim, were brought to Mundur around 6 pm on Friday from Mudumalai sanctuary in Tamil Nadu to chase away the three wild elephants

2018-12-05: The Forest Department on Tuesday shifted the three kumkis from Varapalayam area to Periyathadagam to step up surveillance and monitor wild elephants. The kumkis - Cheran, Vijay and Bomman - were taken to Periyathadagam on Tuesday afternoon to prevent the wild elephants from straying out of forest



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Bomman, an Asian at Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 December 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=11199. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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