Vasanthi an Asian elephant at Nandankanan Zoo


at least 2
♀ Vasanthi
Alternative name:Basanti

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 57 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1964 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1964-10-16 Tamil Nadu?
Offspring
Locations
Present / last location:Nandankanan Zoo, in India

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

Nandankanan Zoo
from Top Slip Kozhikkamuthy Elephant camp (Annaimalai)

Document updated2013-10-05: new record
2018-05-20: prev location Top Slip
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Description

Location


Vasanthi is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Nandankanan Zoo, in India.

Vasanthi arrived Nandankanan Zoo unknown date, relocated from Top Slip Kozhikkamuthy Elephant camp (Annaimalai), in India.

In Nandankanan Zoo, Vasanthi lives together with 4 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Anant
  2. ,
  3. Heera
  4. ,
  5. Prema
  6. ,
  7. unknown
  8. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


at least 2

Origin


Vasanthi was born wild 1964, captured 1964-10-16 , captured at Tamil Nadu?.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Vasanthi, an Asian elephant at Nandankanan Zoo in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 13 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=369. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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