Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sanka II at Pinnawala Zoo


♂ Sanka II

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 32 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1989 wild
Birth place:
Locations
Present / last location:Pinnawala Zoo, in Sri Lanka

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2011-00-00Pinnawala Zoo
from Pinnawala elephant orphanage

Document updated2012-01-29: 
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Description

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Sanka II is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Pinnawala Zoo, in Sri Lanka.

Sanka II arrived Pinnawala Zoo 2011-00-00, relocated from Pinnawala elephant orphanage, in Sri Lanka.

In Pinnawala Zoo, Sanka II lives together with 1 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Pinnawala born 2000-06-04
  2. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Sanka II was born wild 1989.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Sanka II, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Pinnawala Zoo in Sri Lanka. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1827. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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