Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Katarniya Ghat Wildlife Park in India

♀ Jaimala



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 35 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1986 wild
Birth place:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Katarniya Ghat Wildlife Park, in India

Date of arrival

2010-05-02Katarniya Ghat Wildlife Park
from Lucknow Zoo

2006-00-00Lucknow Zoo
from Dudhwa elephant base camp (Dudhwa National Park)

2005-00-00Dudhwa elephant base camp (Dudhwa National Park)
from Lucknow Zoo

2002-00-00Lucknow Zoo
from Sonepur Fair

Record history
History of updates2010-08-02: transfer

2010-10-21: text, prev. locations
2021-06-20: link to http://www.elephant-news.com/index.php?id=5582

Latest document update2021-06-20 08:06:49
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Jaimala is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Katarniya Ghat Wildlife Park, in India.

Jaimala arrived in 2010-05-02 to the Katarniya Ghat Wildlife Park, relocated from the Lucknow Zoo, in India.

In Katarniya Ghat Wildlife Park, Jaimala lives as single living elephant at this location


Jaimala was born wild 1986.

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Jaimala came to Lucknow zoo in 2002 from Sonepur Mela. It was 16-year-old then. Given its ability to learn and quickness to respond, it was sent to Dudhwa for training in 2005 but came back as a partner to zoo elephant Sumit in 2006.

Read more: Ailing jumbo may return to city zoo - The Times of India http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/Ailing-jumbo-may-return-to-city-zoo/articleshow/6777093.cms#ixzz131TMKoGZ

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Koehl, Dan, (2021). Jaimala, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Katarniya Ghat Wildlife Park in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 October 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2604. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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