Kumari an Asian elephant at Smithsonian National Zoological Park


 ☨ ♀ Kumari  

Identification

SSP nr350

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 2 years old
Origin
Born:* 1993-12-14 captive-born
Birth place: in Smithsonian National Zoological Park

Parents: Indy (Butch) x ♀ Shanthi
Death
Dead date: 1995-04-26
Death reason: disease: Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus (EEHV1A)
Locations
Present / last location:Smithsonian National Zoological Park, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1993-12-14Smithsonian National Zoological Park

Document updated2010-05-27: NAP nr
2011-09-07: Birth, Death RE
2018-12-08: herpes species EEHV1A
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Description

† Kumari is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Smithsonian National Zoological Park, in United States, of disease in 1995-04-26. Official death reason described as Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus (EEHV1A). (see detailed list).

Origin


Kumari was born captive-born 1993-12-14 at Smithsonian National Zoological Park.

Parentage


Parents of Kumari are: ♂ Indy (Butch) (father) and ♀ Shanthi (mother).


Siblings through the father Indy (Butch):

  1. 1990-05-12 -- † 1990-05-12 (M) stillborn
  2. 1991-07-10(M) Emmett (Tundi)
  3. 1995-06-20(F) Kirina
  4. 1996-07-05(F) Rani
  5. 1997-02-28(F) Mali
  6. 2000-02-10 -- † 2003-04-12 (F) Preya
  7. 2001-05-06 -- † 2001-05-06 (F) stillborn
  8. 2005-07-31 -- † 2005-08-04 (M) Kedar
  9. 2006-06-08 -- † 2006-06-08 (F) stillborn

Siblings through the mother Shanthi:

  1. 2001-11-25(M) Kandula

Pedigree


Kumaris pedigree:
P I II III

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Shanthi

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Comments / pictures

EEHV1 NAP #11



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Kumari, an Asian elephant at Smithsonian National Zoological Park in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 11 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2127. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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