Karishma an Asian elephant at Whipsnade Wild Animal Park


♀ Karishma
Karishma and calf, April 2010. Photo: © <a href=Rebecca Brinkley' >
Karishma and calf, April 2010. *REBECCA

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 23 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 9810
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 1998-08-27 captive-born
Birth place: in Twycross Zoo

Parents: Chang x ♀ Minbu (Mimbu)
Offspring
Total: 3 babies

1. Born 2010-04-12 Ned (George Ketchum) EEP id: 201004

2. Born 2013-10-13
(dead † 2015-06-05)
Max EEP id: 201314

3. Born 2016-06-10 Elizabeth EEP id: 201605
Locations
Present / last location:Whipsnade Wild Animal Park, in United Kingdom

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2006-08-01Whipsnade Wild Animal Park
from Twycross Zoo

Document updated2010-05-10: Picture
2018-06-29: pc
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Description

Location


Karishma is a Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Whipsnade Wild Animal Park, in United Kingdom.

Karishma arrived in Whipsnade Wild Animal Park 2006-08-01, relocated from Twycross Zoo, in United Kingdom.

In Whipsnade Wild Animal Park, Karishma lives together with 6 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Elizabeth born 2016-06-10
  2. ,
  3. Geetha born 2009-07-23
  4. ,
  5. Kaylee born 1982-07-20
  6. ,
  7. Khaing Mya (Khine Mya Htoo) born 1982-03-04
  8. ,
  9. Lucha (Khaing Hwia See) born 1982-05-24
  10. ,
  11. Ming Jung born 2007-04-16
  12. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 2010-04-12 Ned (George Ketchum) EEP id: 201004
  2. (M) 2013-10-13 -- † 2015-06-05 Max EEP id: 201314
  3. (F) 2016-06-10 Elizabeth EEP id: 201605

Origin


Karishma was born captive-born 1998-08-27 at Twycross Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Karishma are: ♂ Chang (father) and ♀ Minbu (Mimbu) (mother).


Siblings through the father Chang:

  1. -- † 2012 () stillborn fetus still in utero
  2. 1993-09-09 -- † 1993-09-09 (F) killed
  3. 1995-12-19 -- † 1997-05-25 (F) Karha
  4. 1997-12-31 -- † 2018-09-07 (F) Sithami
  5. 1998-04-25 -- † 1998-04-25 (M) stillborn
  6. 1998-08-06(F) Tara
  7. 2000-07-18(M) Po Chin
  8. 2000-10-07(M) Assam
  9. 2004-03-05 -- † 2004-03-05 (F) stillborn
  10. 2004-10-10 -- † 2017-10-30 (M) Tunga
  11. 2008-05-04 -- † 2015-11-30 (F) Jade
  12. 2009-05-00 -- † 2009-05-00 (F) miscarriage
  13. 2010-11-01 -- † 2010-11-01 () stillborn
  14. 2014-03-19(M) Tom
  15. 2015-05-20 -- † 2015-05-20 (M) Baby Q
  16. 2015-06-16 -- † 2018-05-27 (F) Qiyo
  17. 2017-12-25(F) Suki
  18. 2018-01-13(F) Tun Kai
  19. 2018-04-11 -- † 2018-06-26 (M) Tarzen
  20. 2020-10-01(F) Mun

Pedigree


Karishmas pedigree:
P I II III

Karishma

Sire:
Chang

Sire:
Chieng Mai
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Ida
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Minbu (Mimbu)

Sire:
Sire:
Dame:
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Dame:


Comments / pictures

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Karishma, an Asian at Whipsnade Wild Animal Park in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 18 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=928. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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