Wasim an Asian elephant at Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)


♂ Wasim

Identification

Local id Number 10
Tamil Nadu database29

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 50 years old
Dentition:tusker
Status:kumki
Management:Free contact

People killed:1
Origin
Born:* 1971-01-31 captive-born
Birth place: in Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)

Parents: x ♀ Bhama
Locations
Present / last location:Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC), in India

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)

Document updated2010-08-16: escaped from the camp a couple of days
2018-05-03: tm nr, kumki
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Description

Location


Wasim is a living kumki Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC), in India.

Wasim arrived Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC) unknown date, relocated from , in .

In Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC), Wasim lives together with 25 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Anna born ~1957
  2. ,
  3. Bhama born ~1949
  4. ,
  5. Bomman born <2000
  6. ,
  7. Cheeran born 1986-07-10
  8. ,
  9. Giri born >2009
  10. ,
  11. Harini
  12. ,
  13. Indhak
  14. ,
  15. Indhar born ~1948
  16. ,
  17. Jambo born <1987
  18. ,
  19. John born >1992
  20. ,
  21. Kamatchi born ~1957
  22. ,
  23. Mudumalai born ~1965
  24. ,
  25. Murthy born 1962
  26. ,
  27. Sankan
  28. ,
  29. Santhosh born 1975-05-15
  30. ,
  31. Sentilvadivu born ~1976
  32. ,
  33. Shankar born ~1967
  34. ,
  35. Srinivas
  36. ,
  37. Sujai (twin) born 1971-05-20
  38. ,
  39. Sumangala born ~1989
  40. ,
  41. Udayan born 1998-11-24
  42. ,
  43. unknown born 2000
  44. ,
  45. unknown born 2016
  46. ,
  47. Vijay (twin) born 1971-05-20
  48. ,
  49. Wilson born 1988-04-16
  50. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Wasim was born captive-born 1971-01-31 at Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC).

Parentage


Parents of Wasim are: ♂ (father) and ♀ Bhama (mother).


Siblings through the mother Bhama:

  1. () Mahesh
  2. 1988-04-30 - † 2017-03-22 (F) Rukku
  3. 1999? - † 1999 () Bairavi

Pedigree


Wasims pedigree:
P I II III

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Comments / pictures

2017-08-12: Two kumki elephants, Pomman and Wasim, were brought to Mundur around 6 pm on Friday from Mudumalai sanctuary in Tamil Nadu to chase away the three wild elephant



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Wasim, an Asian elephant at Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 16 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5944. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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