Balasundar
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Dudhwa elephant base camp (Dudhwa National Park) in India

♂ Balasundar

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 14 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2007 wild
Birth place: in Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary
Capture: 2007 at the banks of the Balasun river
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Dudhwa elephant base camp (Dudhwa National Park), in India

Date of arrival

2012-06-00Dudhwa elephant base camp (Dudhwa National Park)
from Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary (WLS camp)

2007-07-19Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary (WLS camp)
from Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary

Record history
History of updates2018-05-08: new record

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

Location


Balasundar is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Dudhwa elephant base camp (Dudhwa National Park), in India.

Balasundar arrived in 2012-06-00 to the Dudhwa elephant base camp (Dudhwa National Park), relocated from the Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary (WLS camp), in India.

Balasundar lives together with 14 other elephants at the Dudhwa elephant base camp (Dudhwa National Park):
  1. 1. ♀ Chemeli born 1997
  2. 2. ♀ Durga born 2018
  3. 3. ♂ Gajraj
  4. 4. ♀ Madhu born ~1948
  5. 5. ♂ Mohan Lal born 1997
  6. 6. ⚪ Pakhri
  7. 7. ♀ Pawankali
  8. 8. ⚪ Rohini
  9. 9. ⚪ Saili
  10. 10. ♀ Shreelochana born 1997
  11. 11. ♀ Teesta born <2009
  12. 12. ⚪ Titi
  13. 13. ⚪ Urmi
  14. 14. ⚪ Vinayak born 2013-08-25

detailed list with arrival dates etc.

Origin


Balasundar was born wild 2007 at Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary, captured 2007 , captured at at the banks of the Balasun river.


Comments / pictures

Balasundar was brought to the park at the age of 10 days, he was rescued from the banks of the Balasun river in 2007.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Balasundar, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Dudhwa elephant base camp (Dudhwa National Park) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 30 November 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3103. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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