Barkha an Asian elephant at Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo


♀ Barkha
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 62 years old
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Status:confiscated
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1958 wild
Birth place:
Locations
Present / last location:Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo, in India

Date of Arrival

2008-10-28Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo
from Great Bombay Circus

Document updated2009-08-03: name, age
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Barkha is a confiscated Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo, in India.

Barkha arrived in Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo 2008-10-28, relocated from Great Bombay Circus, in India.

In Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo, Barkha lives together with 18 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Maya
  2. ,
  3. Baby born 1953
  4. ,
  5. Gayathri born 1961
  6. ,
  7. Lilly born 1967
  8. ,
  9. Vanaraja (Vanaraj) born 1968
  10. ,
  11. Munniya born 1973
  12. ,
  13. Vanitha (Vanita) born 1984-00-00
  14. ,
  15. Suvarna born 1990
  16. ,
  17. Veda born 1999-02-02
  18. ,
  19. Sundar born 1999?
  20. ,
  21. Nisarga born 2003-11-22
  22. ,
  23. Vanashree born 2007-01-29
  24. ,
  25. Rupa (Krupa?) born 2008
  26. ,
  27. Gajendra born 2009-08-03
  28. ,
  29. Unnamed born 2011-02-22
  30. ,
  31. Veda born 2015-06-20
  32. ,
  33. unknown born 2017-09-22
  34. ,
  35. Sudha born 2020-08-17
  36. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Barkha was born wild 1958.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Barkha, an Asian at Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 4 December 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4339. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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