Pugli
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Terra Natura theme park, Benidorm in Spain

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Pugli  dead elephant

Identification

EEP nr7104

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 38 years old
Origin
Born:* 1969 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead: 2007-04-23
Death reason: unknown:
Offspring
Total: 3 babies

1. Born 1984-08-17
(dead † 1984-08-17)
killed EEP id: 8411

2. Born 1996-03-29
(dead † 1996-03-29)
stillborn

3. Born 1998-08-20
(dead † 1999-07-26)
Ashoka
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Terra Natura theme park, Benidorm, in Spain

Date of arrival

2006-07-00Terra Natura theme park, Benidorm
from Port Lympne Zoo

1977-06-01Port Lympne Zoo
from Howletts Wild Animal Park

1971-01-01Howletts Wild Animal Park
from Sonepur Fair

Record history
History of updates2009-09-15: country origin
2010-05-01: prev. location Sonepur

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Biography

† Pugli is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 2007-04-23 at Terra Natura theme park, Benidorm, in Spain, .

Offspring


  1. (F) 1984-08-17 -- † 1984-08-17 killed EEP id: 8411
  2. (M) 1996-03-29 -- † 1996-03-29 stillborn
  3. (M) 1998-08-20 -- † 1999-07-26 Ashoka

Origin


Pugli was born wild 1969.


Comments / pictures

In his book The Best of Friends, John Aspinall writes that all asian elephants, except Assam, were bought at the Sonepur market in India.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Pugli, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Terra Natura theme park, Benidorm in Spain. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 15 October 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1410. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Peter Stolk
  • The Best of Friends, John Aspinall
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