Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Madrid Zoo (Casa de Campo) in Spain

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Sami  dead elephant
Alternative name: Samikuta, Samicuta, Samyuktha, Samyukths


Local id Number 3
EEP nr9403


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 25 years old
Born:* 1989 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1993
Dead: 2014-07-11
Death reason: unknown:
Total: 2 babies

1. Born 2008-07-19 Kanvar EEP id: 200808

2. Born 2013-03-02
(dead † 2016-03-02)
Buba EEP id: 201305
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Madrid Zoo (Casa de Campo), in Spain

Date of arrival

2012-10-00Madrid Zoo (Casa de Campo)
from Estepona Selwo safari park

2004-01-23Estepona Selwo safari park
from Lisbon Zoo

1994-04-02Lisbon Zoo
from Konni Elephant Kraal Reserve

Record history
History of updates2012-10-12: transfer
2014-07-12: dead
2018-03-18: prev location Konni elephant camp, Kerala DCEK Nr

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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† Sami is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 2014-07-11 at Madrid Zoo (Casa de Campo), in Spain, .


  1. (M) 2008-07-19 Kanvar EEP id: 200808
  2. (M) 2013-03-02 -- † 2016-03-02 Buba EEP id: 201305


Sami was born wild 1989, captured 1993 .

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Konni Elephant Training Centre has to its credit of gifting the Elephant Samyuktha to the Republic of Portugal as a mark of friendship and co-operation with the Republic of India.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Sami, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Madrid Zoo (Casa de Campo) in Spain. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 2 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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