Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Rani at Lunugamvehera National park


♀ Rani

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 17 years old
Management:Wild elephant
Origin
Born:* 2004 wild
Birth place:
Locations
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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Description

Location


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).

Origin


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 https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5742. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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