Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Thilaka at Pinnawala elephant orphanage

♀ Thilaka

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Offspring
Total: 2 babies

1. Born 2004-10-29 Amara

2. Born 2011-07-16 Unnamed
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Pinnawala elephant orphanage, in Sri Lanka

Date of arrival

Pinnawala elephant orphanage
Record history
History of updates2010-08-31: 

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Description

Location


Thilaka is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Pinnawala elephant orphanage, in Sri Lanka.

Thilaka arrived Pinnawala elephant orphanage unknown date,

In Pinnawala elephant orphanage, Thilaka lives together with 71 other elephants with records as alive in this database:

  1. 3. ♀ Amali born 1994-04-16
  2. ,   
  3. 4. ♀ Anuradhika born 1993-11-15
  4. ,   
  5. 5. ♀ Anusha born 1949
  6. ,   
  7. 6. ♂ Asela born 2007?
  8. ,   
  9. 7. ♀ Ashokamala born 1998-08-07
  10. ,   
  11. 8. ♀ Bharathi born 2007
  12. ,   
  13. 9. ⚪ Binuki born 2011
  14. ,   
  15. 10. ♂ Buwaneka born 1999-12-07
  16. ,   
  17. 11. ♂ Charaka born 2006-00-00
  18. ,   
  19. 12. ♀ Dinuda born 2009-05-24
  20. ,   
  21. 13. ⚪ Diula
  22. ,   
  23. 14. ⚪ Elvina born 2011
  24. ,   
  25. 15. ♂ Haritha
  26. ,   
  27. 16. ♂ Isira born 2011
  28. ,   
  29. 17. ♂ Jadura born 1966?
  30. ,   
  31. 18. ♂ Jayathu
  32. ,   
  33. 19. ♂ Kadol born 2011
  34. ,   
  35. 20. ♀ Kamani
  36. ,   
  37. 21. ♂ Kanaka born 2009-05-24
  38. ,   
  39. 22. ♂ Kandula III (Bibile)
  40. ,   
  41. 23. ♀ Kiriya III (Kira)
  42. ,   
  43. 24. ♀ Komali (Komalee) born 1971
  44. ,   
  45. 25. ♂ Kora Aliya
  46. ,   
  47. 26. ♀ Kumari born 1965
  48. ,   
  49. 27. ♂ Mahasen born 2004-11-26
  50. ,   
  51. 28. ♀ Mahaweli (Mahavali) born 1981
  52. ,   
  53. 29. ♀ Mathali (Mathalee) born 1970
  54. ,   
  55. 30. ♀ Mayuri born 1983
  56. ,   
  57. 31. ♂ Meega
  58. ,   
  59. 32. ♀ Meena
  60. ,   
  61. 33. ♀ Menika born 1989-08-14
  62. ,   
  63. 34. ♀ Menika II
  64. ,   
  65. 35. ♀ Mihiri born 2005
  66. ,   
  67. 36. ♀ Nandi born 2011
  68. ,   
  69. 37. ♂ Nandimithra born 1995-09-27
  70. ,   
  71. 38. ♂ Neela born 1964
  72. ,   
  73. 39. ♀ Nikini II
  74. ,   
  75. 40. ♀ Ninja born 1985
  76. ,   
  77. 41. ♀ Noni
  78. ,   
  79. 42. ♀ Pali born 2003
  80. ,   
  81. 43. ♂ Pandu born 2005-08-00
  82. ,   
  83. 44. ♀ Punchi
  84. ,   
  85. 45. ♀ Ramiya
  86. ,   
  87. 46. ♀ Randivi
  88. ,   
  89. 47. ♂ Rangiri born 1989-08-16
  90. ,   
  91. 48. ♀ Rejina born 1982
  92. ,   
  93. 49. ♀ Sama
  94. ,   
  95. 50. ♀ Sama I born 1987-12-18
  96. ,   
  97. 51. ♂ Sampath (Sumpath) born 1952
  98. ,   
  99. 52. ♀ Sandalee (Sandali)
  100. ,   
  101. 53. ♀ Sapumali born 1997
  102. ,   
  103. 54. ♀ Shanthi
  104. ,   
  105. 55. ♀ Shermi
  106. ,   
  107. 56. ♀ Sukumali born 1984-07-05
  108. ,   
  109. 57. ♀ Surangie
  110. ,   
  111. 58. ♂ Suranimala
  112. ,   
  113. 59. ♀ Thammenna
  114. ,   
  115. 60. ⚪ Thilamalai
  116. ,   
  117. 61. ⚪ unknown born 2011
  118. ,   
  119. 62. ⚪ unknown born 2010
  120. ,   
  121. 63. ⚪ unknown born 2011
  122. ,   
  123. 64. ⚪ unknown
  124. ,   
  125. 65. ⚪ unknown born 2011
  126. ,   
  127. 66. ⚪ unknown born 2011
  128. ,   
  129. 67. ⚪ Unnamed born 2011-02-17
  130. ,   
  131. 68. ⚪ unnamed born 2021-09-11
  132. ,   
  133. 69. ♂ Unnamed born 2011-07-16
  134. ,   
  135. 70. ♂ unnamed (twin) born 2021-08-31
  136. ,   
  137. 71. ♂ unnamed (twin) born 2021-08-31
  138. ,   
  139. 72. ♀ Uthpala born 1999-08-06
  140. ,   
  141. 73. ♂ Wasamba born 1999-02-09
  142. ,   
    See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.

Offspring


  1. (F) 2004-10-29 Amara
  2. (M) 2011-07-16 Unnamed

Origin


Thilaka was born wild .



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Thilaka, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Pinnawala elephant orphanage in Sri Lanka. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 20 September 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4782. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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