Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sundari at Sripuram Government Veterinary Polyclinic


 ☨ ♀ Sundari  

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Origin
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead: 2018-09-03
Death reason: disease: cardiac arrest
Locations
Present / last location:Sripuram Government Veterinary Polyclinic, in India

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2018-08-14Sripuram Government Veterinary Polyclinic
from Peer Mohideen
Peer Mohideen
from Kerala unspecified location

Document updated2018-09-04: death report
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Description

† Sundari is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at Sripuram Government Veterinary Polyclinic, in India, from disease 2018-09-03. Official death reason described as cardiac arrest. (see detailed list).

Origin


Sundari was born wild .


Comments / pictures

Over the last two weeks it has been surviving with the support of the public as its food and medical expenses run to around Rs 2,000 a day,” mahout A Asan Mydeen told TOI. Mydeen, 48, of Pottal Pudur near Alwarkurichi in Tirunelveli district, who has been a mahout since the age of eight, claimed that Sundari is 85 years old.

But the veterinarian with the animal husbandry department who is treating it, said the female elephant is 68-years-old. “Eight-years-ago Beer Mohammed of Tenkasi in Tirunelveli district, bought Sundari from Neendoor in Kerala,” he said.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Sundari, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Sripuram Government Veterinary Polyclinic in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=12029. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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