Kanaka an Asian elephant at Pinnawala elephant orphanage

Kanaka
ID nr:Local id Number: 50 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ 11 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Pinnawala elephant orphanage
ArrivalPinnawala elephant orphanage 2009-05-24
Born:* 2009-05-24 captive-born
in Pinnawala elephant orphanage
Parents: Jayathu x Surangie (Suranganee)
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. 2006-09-01(F) Namally (Namali)
Kanakas pedigree:
P I II III

Kanaka

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Jayathu

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Surangie (Suranganee)

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Document updated2012-02-01: 
Birth date may be incorrect.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Kanaka, an Asian at Pinnawala elephant orphanage in Sri Lanka. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 29 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4948. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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