Sushila an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve

Sushila
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 26 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve
ArrivalTadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve 2008-04-00
from Sironcha forest range divison
Born:* 1994 unknown
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. () 2008-12-00 -- † 2012-01-00 Gauri
  2. (M) 2013-02-14 -- † 2014-05-00 Ganesh
  3. (F) 2016-04-12 Nandini
  4. (M) 2020-04-21 unknown
Document updated2018-10-16: herpes carrier
“Sushila is said to be a carrier of Elephant endotheliotropic herpesviruses (EEHV) or or elephantid herpesvirus, which can cause a highly fatal haemorrhagic disease when transmitted to young Asian elephants

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Sushila, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 23 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4850. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

Internal relevant links

External relevant links (Opens in new window)

    Search more on the web for Sushila

    Elephant Encyclopedia and database
    ELEPHANT
    ENCYCLOPEDIA

    Established 1995
    ELEPHANT
    DATABASE
    Established 2006
    Search for keywords


    Locations of visitors to this page
    23.21.4.239