Chandan an Asian elephant at Nandankanan Zoo


 ☨ ♂ Chandan  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 10 years old
Id number
00 in Database for Captive Elephants in Tamil Nadu
Origin
Born:* 2009-00-00 unknown
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 2019-09-15
Death reason: disease: Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
Locations
Present / last location:Nandankanan Zoo, in India

Date of Arrival

Nandankanan Zoo

Document updated2010-10-07: submitted
2020-04-23: confirmed herpes case
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† Chandan is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Nandankanan Zoo, in India, disease in 2019-09-15, Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus(see detailed list).

Origin


Chandan was born unknown 2009-00-00.


Comments / pictures

2019-09-21: on September 15 last Chandan, the only male elephant in the zoo, had succumbed to Herpes virus.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Chandan, an Asian at Nandankanan Zoo in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=367. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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