Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Rupa at Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle

♀ Rupa


EEP nr7706


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 46 years old
Management:Protected contact
Born:* 1975 wild
Birth place:
Present / last location:Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle, in Italy

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2011-05-16Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle
from Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo)
Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo) 2003-10-04
from Riga Zoo
Riga Zoo 1996-10-26
from Copenhagen Zoo
Copenhagen Zoo 1983-04-28
from Basel Zoo

Document updated2011-05-17: Transfer to Italy RE
2011-07-30: transfer date, management
2012-09-12: corr previous loc.
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Rupa is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle, in Italy.

Rupa arrived Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle 2011-05-16, relocated from Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo), in Netherlands.

In Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle, Rupa lives together with 1 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Inda born 1970
  2. , (see detailed list).


Rupa was born wild 1975.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Rupa, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle in Italy. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 July 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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