Surya an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana)

Surya
ID Number:Chip id Number; 00064DC8B9
 - Local id Number: 5 - 
8 in Database for Captive Elephants in West Bengal - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ about 29 years old (approximate age)
Management:Free contact
Location:Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana)
ArrivalDhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana) 2002-00-00
from Bankura forest
Born:* ~1991 wild
Capture: 2001, Sonamukhi Range (Bankura)
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 1 babies

  1. (F) 2010-09-03 notnamed
Document updated2010-09-19: apr birth year
2014-04-20: mahout name
2018-05-22: local nr
Senior mahout: Anukul

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Surya, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3890. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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