Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle in Italy

♀ Rupa


EEP nr7706


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 48 years old
Management:Protected contact
Born:* 1975 wild
Birth place:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle, in Italy

Date of arrival

2011-05-16Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle
from Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo)

2003-10-04Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo)
from Riga Zoo

1996-10-26Riga Zoo
from Copenhagen Zoo

1983-04-28Copenhagen Zoo
from Basel Zoo

Record history
History of updates2011-05-17: Transfer to Italy RE
2011-07-30: transfer date, management
2012-09-12: corr previous loc.

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Rupa is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle, in Italy.

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

Rupa lives together with 1 other elephants at the Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle:
  1. Inda born 1970

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Rupa was born wild 1975.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Rupa, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle in Italy. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 11 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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