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Vijay (Vanaja)
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Nehru Zoological Park in India

♂ Vijay (Vanaja)



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 56 years old
Born:* 1967 unknown
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Present / last location:Nehru Zoological Park, in India

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Nehru Zoological Park
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History of updates2021-06-20

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Vijay (Vanaja) is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Nehru Zoological Park, in India.

Vijay (Vanaja) arrived to the Nehru Zoological Park unknown date, Vijay (Vanaja) lives together with 6 other elephants at the Nehru Zoological Park:

  1. Ganesh
  2. Sita born 1984?
  3. unknown
  4. unknown
  5. unknown
  6. unknown

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Vijay (Vanaja) was born unknown 1967.

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Koehl, Dan, (2021). Vijay (Vanaja), Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Nehru Zoological Park in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 5 June 2023 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=353. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Lillian Berthung, Sweden

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