Manyula at San Salvador Zoo (Parque Zoológico Nacional de San Salvador)



Female ♀ Asian elephant Manyula at San Salvador Zoo (Parque Zoológico Nacional de San Salvador)

† Manyula
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 60 years old
Dead date: 2010-09-21,
Death reason: age: cardiac/respiratory arrest due to kidney failure
People killed:2
Location:San Salvador Zoo (Parque Zoológico Nacional de San Salvador)
ArrivalSan Salvador Zoo (Parque Zoológico Nacional de San Salvador) 1955-06-29
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
from Firma Carl Hagenbeck
Born:1950 wild India
Imported:1955
Freight:Shipped out from Calcutta
Document updated2009-04-04: Previous locations, Status, Management RE
2010-06-24: management
2010-06-25: previous locations
2010-09-22: death
2010-09-23: picture
2010-09-24: Mankiller, Text RE
2018-12-04: origin
On November 2 1992, Manyula killed her keeper. It was the second keeper killed in fifteen years.



A statue of Manyula in Parque Minerva, besides the Parque Zoologico Nacional de El Salvador in San Salvador, where she lived and died

Sources, among others

  • Jonas Livet, France
  • Flor García, El Salvador Zoo
  • https://www.telegraphindia.com/states/west-bengal/el-salvador-s-envoy-calls-on-calcutta-zoo-to-seek-elephant-to-replace-the-one-that-had-ruled-hearts-in-his-country-for-55-years-from-1955/cid/1677556

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