Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Audubon Zoo in United States

♀ Surapa


SSP nr269


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 41 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1983 wild
Birth place: in Madras Vandalur Zoo
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Audubon Zoo, in United States

Date of arrival

2018-11-00Audubon Zoo
from Buffalo Zoo

2008-07-15Buffalo Zoo
from Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

2008-04-15Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
from Buffalo Zoo

1987-03-01Buffalo Zoo
from Madras Vandalur Zoo

Record history
History of updates2010-09-27

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Surapa is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Audubon Zoo, in United States.

Surapa arrived in 2018-11-00 to the Audubon Zoo, relocated from the Buffalo Zoo, in United States.


Surapa lives together with 2 other elephants at the Audubon Zoo:

detailed list with arrival dates etc. of the other elephants
  1. Jean born 1972
  2. Jothi born 1982


Surapa was born wild 1983 at Madras Vandalur Zoo.

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Koehl, Dan, (2024). Surapa, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Audubon Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 21 July 2024 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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