Drona an Asian elephant at Mysore Zoo


⚪ Drona
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age: 17 years old
Id number
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2004 captive-born
Birth place: in Bandipur forest camp (BEC)

Parents: x ♀ Chaitra
Locations
Present / last location:Mysore Zoo, in India

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2016-12-27Mysore Zoo
from Suttur Mutt
Suttur Mutt
from Rampura camp
Rampura camp 2013-03-00
from Bandipur forest camp (BEC)

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2016-12-28: transfered
2017-03-06: news links
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Description

Location


Drona is a Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Mysore Zoo, in India.

Drona arrived in Mysore Zoo 2016-12-27, relocated from Suttur Mutt, in India.

In Mysore Zoo, Drona lives together with 13 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Abhi born 2004-11-00
  2. ,
  3. Airavathi born 2003
  4. ,
  5. Gajalaxmi born 1980-00-00
  6. ,
  7. Ishwarya born 2001
  8. ,
  9. Jayaprakash
  10. ,
  11. Kollegala born 2002
  12. ,
  13. Lakshmi born 2008
  14. ,
  15. Madesha born 2007-06-12
  16. ,
  17. Padmavathi (Padmavati) born 1958
  18. ,
  19. Parvathi born 2017-07-21
  20. ,
  21. Raja born 2008
  22. ,
  23. Rama born 1995
  24. ,
  25. Richie born 1995
  26. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Drona was born captive-born 2004 at Bandipur forest camp (BEC).

Parentage


Parents of Drona are: ♂ (father) and ♀ Chaitra (mother).


Siblings through the mother Chaitra:

  1. 2006(M) Krishna
  2. 2006(M) Manikandan (Manikanta)
  3. 2008() Raja
  4. 2009(M) unknown (Chaitras calf?)
  5. 2010() Aishwarya
  6. 2020-02-00(F) unknown

Pedigree


Dronas pedigree:
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Drona on elephant-news.comElephant News: articles where Drona is mentioned on elephant-news.com

Jumbo carrier for the goddess - Elephant News
2008-08-18'gajapayana' begins - Elephant News
2008-09-09Follow the leader - Elephant News
2012-10-16In mysore, an elephantine worry - Elephant News
2012-10-20Arjuna to carry golden howdah this year. the 52-year-old elephant from balle camp replaces veteran balarama - Elephant News
5 injured as elephants run amok - Elephant News



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Drona, an Asian at Mysore Zoo in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 February 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=12820. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Internal relevant links

Drona mentioned on our sister website www.elephant-news.com

Jumbo carrier for the goddess - Elephant News
2008-08-18'gajapayana' begins - Elephant News
2008-09-09Follow the leader - Elephant News
2012-10-16In mysore, an elephantine worry - Elephant News
2012-10-20Arjuna to carry golden howdah this year. the 52-year-old elephant from balle camp replaces veteran balarama - Elephant News
5 injured as elephants run amok - Elephant News

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