Mayuri an Asian elephant at Pinnawala elephant orphanage

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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 37 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Pinnawala elephant orphanage
ArrivalPinnawala elephant orphanage
Born:* 1983 wild Sri Lanka
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 2006-08-23 Anjalee (Anjali)
Document updated2010-08-31: 

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Mayuri, an Asian at Pinnawala elephant orphanage in Sri Lanka. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Geburt und Jugendendwicklung von Asiatischen Elefanten -Beoabachtungen aus der Pinnawela Elephant Sanctuary von Sri Lanka, Zeitschrift des Kölner Zoos, nr 2 1999, by Fred Kurt, Birgit Dastig, Sandra Petzhold, Julia Rastelli, Judith Schmelz, Verena Tragau

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