Jadura an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Pinnawala elephant orphanage

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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ maybe about 54 years old (estimated age)
Management:Free contact
People killed:1
Location:Pinnawala elephant orphanage
ArrivalPinnawala elephant orphanage
Born:* 1966? unknown
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 1 babies

  1. (M) 1999-12-07 Buwaneka
Document updated2012-01-30: 
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Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Jadura, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Pinnawala elephant orphanage in Sri Lanka. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 20 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=7690. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Sanjaya Kumara Ratnayake, assistant curator, Pinnawala elephant orphanage.

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