noname (wild) at Nagarhole National Park

† noname (wild)
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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female, unknown years
Dead date: 2016-12-08
Death reason: disease: severe lung infection, Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)?
Location:Nagarhole National Park
ArrivedNagarhole National Park
Born: wild
Document updated2016-12-09
2016-12-07: Field staff spotted the elephant in the middle of a waterbody at Bitta Katte in Dodda Harave reserve forest in Periyapatna range, bordering Kodagu district, on Wednesday morning.

2016-12-08: At 6am, foresters sent Krishna, a jumbo from Mattigodu elephant camp in Nagarahole, to the spot. By that time, the female elephant was dead, and the carcass was floating

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  • http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mysuru/Elephant-stranded-in-water-dies-of-lung-infection/articleshow/55885926.cms

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