Nisarga an Asian elephant at Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo


♀ Nisarga
Alternative name:Nisargha
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 17 years old
Id numberLocal id Number: 8
97 in Database for Captive Elephants in Karnataka
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2003-11-22 captive-born
Birth place: in Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo

Parents: x ♀ Vanitha (Vanita)
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born stillborn
Locations
Present / last location:Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo, in India

Date of Arrival

2003-11-22

Document updated2012-07-02: birth date
2016-12-09: DCEMK_nr
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Description

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Nisarga is a Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo, in India.

Nisarga arrived in Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo 2003-11-22,

In Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo, Nisarga lives together with 18 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Maya
  2. ,
  3. Baby born 1953
  4. ,
  5. Barkha born 1958
  6. ,
  7. Gayathri born 1961
  8. ,
  9. Lilly born 1967
  10. ,
  11. Vanaraja (Vanaraj) born 1968
  12. ,
  13. Munniya born 1973
  14. ,
  15. Vanitha (Vanita) born 1984-00-00
  16. ,
  17. Suvarna born 1990
  18. ,
  19. Veda born 1999-02-02
  20. ,
  21. Sundar born 1999?
  22. ,
  23. Vanashree born 2007-01-29
  24. ,
  25. Rupa (Krupa?) born 2008
  26. ,
  27. Gajendra born 2009-08-03
  28. ,
  29. Unnamed born 2011-02-22
  30. ,
  31. Veda born 2015-06-20
  32. ,
  33. unknown born 2017-09-22
  34. ,
  35. Sudha born 2020-08-17
  36. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. () stillborn

Origin


Nisarga was born captive-born 2003-11-22 in Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Nisarga are: ♂ (father) and ♀ Vanitha (Vanita) (mother).


Siblings through the mother Vanitha (Vanita):

  1. (F) unknown
  2. 1999-02-02(F) Veda
  3. 2008(F) Rupa (Krupa?)

Pedigree


Nisargas pedigree:
P I II III

Nisarga

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Dame:
Vanitha (Vanita)

Sire:
Vanaraja (Vanaraj)
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Dame:
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Suvarna
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Comments / pictures

Karnataka databasae claim birth year 2001?



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Nisarga, an Asian at Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4812. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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