Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Putra Mas at Perth Zoo

♂ Putra Mas


ASMP nr53


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 32 years old
Management:Protected contact
Born:* 1989 wild
Birth place:
Total: 2 babies

1. Born 2016-06-15
(dead † 2016-08-02)

2. Born 2018-06-14 Kanlaya
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Perth Zoo, in Australia

Date of arrival

1992-12-15Perth Zoo
from Melaka Zoo (Malacca Zoo)

Record history
History of updates2009-01-28: Management

2010-05-22: ASMP Nr, prev. location
2018-06-20: link to EleWiki submitted

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Putra Mas is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Perth Zoo, in Australia.

Putra Mas arrived Perth Zoo 1992-12-15, relocated from Melaka Zoo (Malacca Zoo), in Malaysia.

In Perth Zoo, Putra Mas lives together with 2 other elephants with records as alive in this database:

  1. Permai born 1989
  2. ,   
  3. Tricia born 1957
  4. ,   
    See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.


Total: 2 babies

  1. (F) 2016-06-15 -- † 2016-08-02 Willow
  2. (F) 2018-06-14 Kanlaya


Putra Mas was born wild 1989.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Putra Mas, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Perth Zoo in Australia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 20 September 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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