Yekti an Asian elephant at Way Kambas Elephant Training Center (PLG)


♀ Yekti

Identification

Sumatra database97

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ about 8 years old (approximate age)
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* ~2013 wild
Birth place: in Way Kambas national park (WKNP)
Capture: 2013-04-01 Lampung
Locations
Present / last location:Way Kambas Elephant Training Center (PLG), in Indonesia

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2013-11-00Way Kambas Elephant Training Center (PLG)
from Way Kambas national park (WKNP)

Document updated2018-04-04: new record
2020-04-29: Sumatra DB records added
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Location


Yekti is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Way Kambas Elephant Training Center (PLG), in Indonesia.

Yekti arrived Way Kambas Elephant Training Center (PLG) 2013-11-00, relocated from Way Kambas national park (WKNP), in Indonesia.

In Way Kambas Elephant Training Center (PLG), Yekti lives together with 30 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Anwar
  2. ,
  3. Bani born 1991
  4. ,
  5. Beri
  6. ,
  7. Bunga
  8. ,
  9. Dennis born 1993
  10. ,
  11. Eleanor born 2015
  12. ,
  13. Erin born 2014
  14. ,
  15. Harsoyo born 1996-07-02
  16. ,
  17. Joni born 2009
  18. ,
  19. Josh born 2006-11-21
  20. ,
  21. Kartijah (Kartrja) born 1980
  22. ,
  23. Koman
  24. ,
  25. Maruli born 1995-03-07
  26. ,
  27. Mawi born 1994-05-15
  28. ,
  29. Mela
  30. ,
  31. Rahayu
  32. ,
  33. Rini
  34. ,
  35. Sapon born 2015
  36. ,
  37. Sarah
  38. ,
  39. Sengtong (Seng Tong)
  40. ,
  41. Subaru
  42. ,
  43. Susan
  44. ,
  45. Tumando born 1995-03-07
  46. ,
  47. unknown born 1992?
  48. ,
  49. unknown born 2014-01-16
  50. ,
  51. unknown born 2004-02-09
  52. ,
  53. unknown born 2014-02-15
  54. ,
  55. unknown born 2009-06-07
  56. ,
  57. Yando born 1995-05-15
  58. ,
  59. Zelda
  60. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Yekti was born wild ~2013 at Way Kambas national park (WKNP), captured 2013-04-01 , captured at Lampung.


Comments / pictures

2013: Rescued from the wild with a serious wire snare injury to her front left leg.

2016: Yekti contracted Elephant Herpes in Mid October and has been critically ill but recovered. She caught the virus from Pepi, who died 15 October 2016.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Yekti, an Asian elephant at Way Kambas Elephant Training Center (PLG) in Indonesia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 10 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=13040. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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