Sujai (twin) an Asian elephant at Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)


♂ Sujai (twin)
Photo: © Jackie Chiger
Photo: © Jackie Chiger

Alternative name:Sujay
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 50 years old
Id numberLocal id Number: 8
27 in Database for Captive Elephants in Tamil Nadu
Dentition:tusker
Status:kumki
Management:Free contact

People killed:1
Origin
Born:* 1971-05-20 captive-born
Birth place: in Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)

Parents: x ♀ Devaki
Locations
Present / last location:Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC), in India

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2018-04-04Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)
from Chadivayal elephant camp (Sadivayal)
Chadivayal elephant camp (Sadivayal) 2015-05-00
from Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)
Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)
from Top Slip Kozhikkamuthy Elephant camp (Annaimalai)

Document updated2010-09-05: new record
2018-05-03: transferred. mankiller,tm nr
2018-05-18: record of mother
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Description

Location


Sujai (twin) is a kumki Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC), in India.

Sujai (twin) arrived in Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC) 2018-04-04, relocated from Chadivayal elephant camp (Sadivayal), in India.

In Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC), Sujai (twin) lives together with 25 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Anna born ~1957
  2. ,
  3. Bhama born ~1949
  4. ,
  5. Bomman born <2000
  6. ,
  7. Cheeran born 1986-07-10
  8. ,
  9. Giri born >2009
  10. ,
  11. Harini
  12. ,
  13. Indhak
  14. ,
  15. Indhar born ~1948
  16. ,
  17. Jambo born <1987
  18. ,
  19. John born >1992
  20. ,
  21. Kamatchi born ~1957
  22. ,
  23. Mudumalai born ~1965
  24. ,
  25. Murthy born 1962
  26. ,
  27. Sankan
  28. ,
  29. Santhosh born 1975-05-15
  30. ,
  31. Sentilvadivu born ~1976
  32. ,
  33. Shankar born ~1967
  34. ,
  35. Srinivas
  36. ,
  37. Sumangala born ~1989
  38. ,
  39. Udayan born 1998-11-24
  40. ,
  41. unknown born 2016
  42. ,
  43. unknown born 2000
  44. ,
  45. Vijay (twin) born 1971-05-20
  46. ,
  47. Wasim born 1971-01-31
  48. ,
  49. Wilson born 1988-04-16
  50. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Sujai (twin) was born captive-born 1971-05-20 at Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC).

Parentage


Parents of Sujai (twin) are: ♂ (father) and ♀ Devaki (mother).


Siblings through the mother Devaki:

  1. 1971-05-20(M) Vijay (twin)

Pedigree


Sujai (twin)s pedigree:
P I II III

Sujai (twin)

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Comments / pictures

2015-05: Sujay was brought to Chadivayal camp from the Theppakadu elephant camp in May 2015.

2018-04-04: Another kumki Sujai, 47, was sent to the Theppakkadu camp.


The Twins when young



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Sujai (twin), an Asian at Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 20 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2602. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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