Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Rani at Lunugamvehera National park

♀ Rani



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 17 years old
Management:Wild elephant
Born:* 2004 wild
Birth place:
Present / last location:Lunugamvehera National park, in Sri Lanka

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2010-03-23Lunugamvehera National park
from Uda Walawe Elephant Transit Home Udawalawa Eth Athuru Sewana

Document updated2011-04-04
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Rani is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Lunugamvehera National park, in Sri Lanka.

Rani arrived Lunugamvehera National park 2010-03-23, relocated from Uda Walawe Elephant Transit Home Udawalawa Eth Athuru Sewana, in Sri Lanka.

In Lunugamvehera National park, Rani lives together with 3 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Olee born 2005
  2. ,
  3. Piccasso born 2005
  4. ,
  5. Toledo born 2005
  6. , and possibly other wild elephants which have no record in this database (see detailed list).


Rani was born wild 2004.

Comments / pictures

Was found at war-hit Thirukkovil.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Rani, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Lunugamvehera National park in Sri Lanka. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 29 July 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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