Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Namally (Namali) at Tokuyama Municipal Zoo


♀ Namally (Namali)

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 15 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2006-09-01 captive-born
Birth place: in Pinnawala elephant orphanage

Parents: Jayathu x ♀ Soma I
Imported:2013
Locations
Present / last location:Tokuyama Municipal Zoo, in Japan

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2013-09-18Tokuyama Municipal Zoo
from Pinnawala elephant orphanage
Pinnawala elephant orphanage
from Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo)
Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo)
from Pinnawala elephant orphanage

Document updated2012-01-31: transfered to dehivela
2012-02-03: present in Pinnawala.
2013-10-18: transfer to Japan
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Description

Location


Namally (Namali) is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Tokuyama Municipal Zoo, in Japan.

Namally (Namali) arrived Tokuyama Municipal Zoo 2013-09-18, relocated from Pinnawala elephant orphanage, in Sri Lanka.

In Tokuyama Municipal Zoo, Namally (Namali) lives together with 1 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Milinda (Melinde) born 2008?
  2. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Namally (Namali) was born captive-born 2006-09-01 at Pinnawala elephant orphanage. and imported 2013

Parentage


Parents of Namally (Namali) are: ♂ Jayathu (father) and ♀ Soma I (mother).


Siblings through the father Jayathu:

  1. 2004-09-13(M) Senarath
  2. 2004-10-17(F) Janita (Janitha)
  3. 2006-07-04(M) Tharindu
  4. 2006-08-23(F) Anjalee (Anjali)
  5. 2009-05-24(M) Kanaka

Pedigree


Namally (Namali)s ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

Namally (Namali)

Sire:
Jayathu

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Raja

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Indi

Born: 1978
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Soma I

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Comments / pictures

Its unclear if this elephant ever was in Dehivela.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Namally (Namali), Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Tokuyama Municipal Zoo in Japan. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4791. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Tomokazu Doigami
  • Sanjaya Kumara Ratnayake, assistant curator, Pinnawala elephant orphanage.
  • Jonas Livet, France

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