Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Surya at Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana)


♂ Surya

Identification

Chip id Number00064DC8B9
Local id Number 5
West bengal database8

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ about 30 years old (approximate age)
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* ~1991 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 2001 Sonamukhi Range (Bankura)
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2010-09-03 Unnamed
Locations
Present / last location:Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana), in India

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2002-00-00Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana)
from Bankura forest

Document updated2010-09-19: apr birth year
2014-04-20: mahout name
2018-05-22: local nr
Google map
Random literature
Description

Location


Surya is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana), in India.

Surya arrived Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana) 2002-00-00, relocated from Bankura forest, in India.

In Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana), Surya lives together with 12 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Aman (Amon) born ~1999
  2. ,
  3. Bholanath
  4. ,
  5. Chiprarani born ~1962
  6. ,
  7. Fulmati
  8. ,
  9. Hilari
  10. ,
  11. Kiranraj
  12. ,
  13. Motirani born 2000-08-28
  14. ,
  15. Silavati
  16. ,
  17. Teestarani born 2002
  18. ,
  19. unknown born 2019?
  20. ,
  21. Unnamed born 2010-09-03
  22. ,
  23. Yuvraj born 2020-08-30
  24. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 1 babies

  1. (F) 2010-09-03 Unnamed

Origin


Surya was born wild ~1991, captured 2001 , captured at Sonamukhi Range (Bankura).


Comments / pictures

Senior mahout: Anukul



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Surya, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3890. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:


Links

Internal relevant links

External relevant links (Opens in new window)

    Search more on the web for Surya

    (The name Surya is already submitted into the link, just click on the link for relevant results)

  • elephant-news.com
  • Asianelephant.net
  • Billboard
  • Buckles Blog
  • circushistory.org
  • Elephant_Commentator
  • Elefanten-Fotolexikon.eu
  • elefanten.wikia
  • Google Internet search
  • Google Books
  • ZooChat



  • Categories~199 births | Breeding bulls | 2001 captures | Elephants from Dhupjhora elephant camp (Gorumara Central Pilkhana) | India | Asian elephants



    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


    Elephant Encyclopedia and database
    ELEPHANT
    ENCYCLOPEDIA

    Established 1995
    ELEPHANT
    DATABASE
    Established 2006
    Search for keywords
    Your ip: 35.175.191.36