Urmila an Asian elephant at Buxa Tiger Reserve elephant camp


♀ Urmila

Identification

Chip id Number00064D8C34
Local id Number 5 (Jaldapara)
West bengal database1

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ about 47 years old (approximate age)
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* ~1974 wild
Birth place:
Locations
Present / last location:Buxa Tiger Reserve elephant camp, in India

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1987-00-00Buxa Tiger Reserve elephant camp
from Sonepur Fair

Document updated2018-05-22: new record
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Urmila is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Buxa Tiger Reserve elephant camp, in India.

Urmila arrived Buxa Tiger Reserve elephant camp 1987-00-00, relocated from Sonepur Fair, in India.

In Buxa Tiger Reserve elephant camp, Urmila lives together with 10 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Anyaman born 1992
  2. ,
  3. Champa born ~1961
  4. ,
  5. Champadevi born ~1960
  6. ,
  7. Champarani
  8. ,
  9. Chanchal born 1998
  10. ,
  11. Chandrima born 2001-05-30
  12. ,
  13. Pramila born ~1962
  14. ,
  15. Shanti born ~1966
  16. ,
  17. Singheswari born ~1941
  18. ,
  19. unknown born 2002
  20. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Urmila was born wild ~1974.


Comments / pictures

1987: Purchased from Sonepur Mela on
06.11.87



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Urmila, an Asian elephant at Buxa Tiger Reserve elephant camp in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 12 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=11466. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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