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

Wasim
ID nr:Local id Number: 10 - 
29 in Database for Captive Elephants in Tamil Nadu - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 49 years old
Dentition:tusker
Status:kumki
Management:Free contact
People killed:1
Location:Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)
ArrivalTheppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)
Born:* 1971-01-31 captive-born
in Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)
Parents: x Bhama
Siblings through the mother Bhama:
  1. () Mahesh
  2. 1988-04-30 -- † 2017-03-22 (F) Rukku
  3. 1999? -- † 1999 () Bairavi
Wasims pedigree:
P I II III

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

Koehl, D., (2020). Wasim, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 21 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5944. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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