Aranya an Asian elephant at Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana)

Male ♂ Asian  Aranya at Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana)

Aranya and Moterani
☨ Aranya
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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ < 1, unknown age
Dead date: 2009-08-15
Death reason: disease: enteritis, kidney problems
Location:Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana)
ArrivalDhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana)
from Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary (WLS camp)
Born:* 2009 wild India
Capture: 2009 , near Jaldhaka river
Document updated2009-08-18: Text, image
2018-05-22: capture
According to officials, the baby elephant, believed to be separated from its herd, was unfed and sick when it was first spotted near a riverside. Aranya was rescued by the wildlife workers from near Jaldhaka river in northern part of the state.

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Koehl, D., (2020). Aranya, an Asian at Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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