Diana an Asian elephant at Mailani depot camp

♀ Diana
Alternative name:Dayna
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 26 years old
Id numberLocal id Number: 3
3 in Database for Captive Elephants in Karnataka
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1995-03-26 captive-born
Birth place: in Bandipur forest camp (BEC)
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2007 Bhatra Local id: 13
Present / last location:Mailani depot camp, in India

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2018-05-05Mailani depot camp
from Rampura camp
Rampura camp 2013-03-00
from Bandipur forest camp (BEC)

Document updated2013-04-07: transfer
2016-12-10: DCEMK_nr
2018-10-23: patrol elephant
2018-10-29: attacked by tiger
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Diana is a Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Mailani depot camp, in India.

Diana arrived in Mailani depot camp 2018-05-05, relocated from Rampura camp, in India.

In Mailani depot camp, Diana lives together with 8 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Amrutha born 2006?
  2. ,
  3. Bhaskar born 2012?
  4. ,
  5. Kabini born 2012
  6. ,
  7. Kiran born 2013?
  8. ,
  9. Nakul born 2009
  10. ,
  11. Parvathi born 2016?
  12. ,
  13. Pragruthi born 2005
  14. ,
  15. Theresa born 1995-08-16
  16. , (see detailed list).


  1. (M) 2007 Bhatra Local id: 13


Diana was born captive-born 1995-03-26 at Bandipur forest camp (BEC).

Comments / pictures

2018-10-22: participated in pushing back a tiger into the forest area.
While attempting to push it back into the wild, Diana moved quite close to the big cat and it pounced it, injuring her trunk.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Diana, an Asian at Mailani depot camp in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 16 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=6200. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24

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