Buwaneka an Asian elephant at Pinnawala elephant orphanage

Buwaneka
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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ 21 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Pinnawala elephant orphanage
ArrivalPinnawala elephant orphanage 1999-12-07
Born:* 1999-12-07 captive-born
in Pinnawala elephant orphanage
Parents: Jadura x Mahaweli (Mahavali)
Siblings through the mother Mahaweli (Mahavali):
  1. 2004-10-17(F) Janita (Janitha)
Buwanekas pedigree:
P I II III

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Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Buwaneka, an Asian at Pinnawala elephant orphanage in Sri Lanka. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4776. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Sanjaya Kumara Ratnayake, assistant curator, Pinnawala elephant orphanage.

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