Karishma an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Whipsnade Wild Animal Park

Female ♀ Asian elephant (<em>Elephas maximus</em>) Karishma at Whipsnade Wild Animal Park

Karishma and calf, April 2010. Photo: © Rebecca Brinkley
Karishma
ID nr:EEP Number: 9810 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 22 years old
Management:Protected contact
Location:Whipsnade Wild Animal Park
ArrivalWhipsnade Wild Animal Park 2006-08-01
from Twycross Zoo
Born:* 1998-08-27 captive-born
in Twycross Zoo
Parents: Chang x Minbu (Mimbu)
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (M) 2010-04-12 Ned (George Ketchum), EEP nr: 201004
  2. (M) 2013-10-13 -- † 2015-06-05 Max, EEP nr: 201314
  3. (F) 2016-06-10 Elizabeth, EEP nr: 201605
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
Karishmas pedigree:
P I II III

Karishma

Sire:
Chang

Sire:
Chieng Mai
Sire:
Dame:
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Ida
Sire:
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Dame:
Minbu (Mimbu)

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Document updated2010-05-10: Picture
2018-06-29: pc
Conceived at Chester.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Karishma, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Whipsnade Wild Animal Park in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 24 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=928. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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