Suvarna an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo

Female ♀ Asian elephant (<em>Elephas maximus</em>) Suvarna at Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo

ID Number:Local id Number: 4 - 
93 in Database for Captive Elephants in Karnataka - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 30 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo
ArrivalBannerghatta Biological Park Zoo
Born:* 1990 captive-born
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) Shiva
  2. (F) Gokula
  3. (F) 1984-00-00 Vanitha (Vanita), Local nr: 5
  4. (F) 2007-01-29 Vanashree, Local nr: 10
  5. (M) 2009-08-03 Gajendra
  6. (unknown) 2015-06-20 Veda, Local nr: 11
  7. (M) 2017-09-22 unknown
  8. (F) 2020-08-17 Sudha
Document updated2016-12-09: DCEMK_nr

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Suvarna, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 30 September 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Database for Captive Elephants and their Mahouts in Karnataka
    made 2009 by Surendra Varma, Shiela Rao, Suparna Ganguly and Rajendra Hasbhavi, India
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