Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Drona at Mysore Zoo

⚪ Drona

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age: 17 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2004 captive-born
Birth place: in Bandipur forest camp (BEC)

Parents: x ♀ Chaitra
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Mysore Zoo, in India

Date of arrival

2016-12-27Mysore Zoo
from Suttur Mutt

Suttur Mutt
from Rampura camp

2013-03-00Rampura camp
from Bandipur forest camp (BEC)

Record history
History of updates2013-04-07:�transfered
2016-12-28: transfered
2017-03-06: news links

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Biography

Location


Drona is a living Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Mysore Zoo, in India.

Drona arrived Mysore Zoo 2016-12-27, relocated from Suttur Mutt, in India.

In Mysore Zoo, Drona lives together with 13 other elephants with records as alive in this database:

  1. 1. ♂ Abhi born 2004-11-00
  2. ,   
  3. 2. ♀ Airavathi born 2003
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  5. 3. ♀ Gajalaxmi born 1980-00-00
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  7. 4. ♀ Ishwarya born 2001
  8. ,   
  9. 5. ♂ Jayaprakash
  10. ,   
  11. 6. ♀ Kollegala born 2002
  12. ,   
  13. 7. ♀ Lakshmi born 2008
  14. ,   
  15. 8. ♂ Madesha born 2007-06-12
  16. ,   
  17. 9. ♀ Padmavathi (Padmavati) born 1958
  18. ,   
  19. 10. ♀ Parvathi born 2017-07-21
  20. ,   
  21. 11. ⚪ Raja born 2008
  22. ,   
  23. 12. ♂ Rama born 1995
  24. ,   
  25. 13. ♂ Richie born 1995
  26. ,   
    See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.

    Origin


    Drona was born captive-born 2004 at Bandipur forest camp (BEC).

    Parentage


    Parents of Drona are: ♂ (father) and ♀ Chaitra (mother).

    Siblings through the mother Chaitra:

    1. 2006(M) Krishna
    2. 2006(M) Manikandan (Manikanta)
    3. 2008() Raja
    4. 2009(M) unknown (Chaitras calf?)
    5. 2010() Aishwarya
    6. 2020-02-00(F) unknown

    Pedigree


    Dronas ancestral Pedigree:
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    Born: 1971

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Drona on elephant-news.com

Drona is mentioned on Elephant News:

Articles where Drona is mentioned on elephant-news.com
DateLinks which opens in new window
Jumbo carrier for the goddess - Elephant News
2008-08-18 'gajapayana' begins - Elephant News
2008-09-09 Follow the leader - Elephant News
2012-10-16 In mysore, an elephantine worry - Elephant News
2012-10-20 Arjuna to carry golden howdah this year. the 52-year-old elephant from balle camp replaces veteran balarama - Elephant News
5 injured as elephants run amok - Elephant News

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Drona, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Mysore Zoo in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 September 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=12820. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Drona mentioned on our sister website www.elephant-news.com

Jumbo carrier for the goddess - Elephant News
2008-08-18'gajapayana' begins - Elephant News
2008-09-09Follow the leader - Elephant News
2012-10-16In mysore, an elephantine worry - Elephant News
2012-10-20Arjuna to carry golden howdah this year. the 52-year-old elephant from balle camp replaces veteran balarama - Elephant News
5 injured as elephants run amok - Elephant News

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