Rupa an Asian elephant at Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle

♀ Rupa
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 45 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 7706
Management:Protected contact
Born:* 1975 wild
Birth place:
Present / last location:Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle, in Italy

Date of Arrival

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 Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle, in Italy.

Rupa arrived in 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, (2020). Rupa, an Asian at Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle in Italy. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 December 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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