Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Milinda (Melinde) at Tokuyama Municipal Zoo


♂ Milinda (Melinde)

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ maybe about 13 years old (estimated age)
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2008? captive-born
Birth place: in Pinnawala elephant orphanage

Parents: x ♀ Meena
Imported:2013
Locations
Present / last location:Tokuyama Municipal Zoo, in Japan

Date of Arrival
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2013-09-18Tokuyama Municipal Zoo
from Pinnawala elephant orphanage

Document updated2013-10-18: transfered to Japan
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Description

Location


Milinda (Melinde) is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Tokuyama Municipal Zoo, in Japan.

Milinda (Melinde) arrived Tokuyama Municipal Zoo 2013-09-18, relocated from Pinnawala elephant orphanage, in Sri Lanka.

In Tokuyama Municipal Zoo, Milinda (Melinde) lives together with 1 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Namally (Namali) born 2006-09-01
  2. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Milinda (Melinde) was born captive-born 2008? at Pinnawala elephant orphanage. and imported 2013

Parentage


Parents of Milinda (Melinde) are: ♂ (father) and ♀ Meena (mother).


Pedigree


Milinda (Melinde)s ancestral Pedigree:
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Comments / pictures

Dates of birth and arrival may not be correct for this animal.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Milinda (Melinde), Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Tokuyama Municipal Zoo in Japan. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5561. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Tomokazu Doigami

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    This document was updated: 2020-10-19 03:16:39


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