Aswita an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Seblat Elephant Conservation Center (ECC-Kerinci)

☨ Aswita
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀, unknown Notice: Undefined variable: age in /customers/6/2/a/elephant.se/httpd.www/database2.php on line 846 Notice: Undefined variable: age in /customers/6/2/a/elephant.se/httpd.www/database2.php on line 849 maybe about years old (estimated age)
Dead date: 2015-03-29
Death reason: : collapsed
Location:Seblat Elephant Conservation Center (ECC-Kerinci)
ArrivalSeblat Elephant Conservation Center (ECC-Kerinci)
Born:* wild
Document updated2012-09-30:
2017-03-27: death records
Aswita is surrogate mother for Bona. The female elephant was suspected of losing her calf when she was captured to be used as a patrol elephant, and took a shine to Bona right away.

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Koehl, D., (2020). Aswita, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Seblat Elephant Conservation Center (ECC-Kerinci) in Indonesia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 20 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=12815. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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