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

Alternative name:Kamachi, Kamakshi
ID nr:Local id Number: 17 - 
36 in Database for Captive Elephants in Tamil Nadu - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ about 63 years old (approximate age)
Management:Free contact
Location:Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)
ArrivalTheppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)
Born:* ~1957 wild
Capture: 1960-10-20 ,
Offspring and year of birth:(Claimed offspring: 5)
  1. (F) Indira
Document updated2018-05-04: new record
2018-05-19: alt name
1986-1989: two case of stillborn birth were observed from female Kamachi during 1986 and 1989

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Kamatchi, an Asian at Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=6054. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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