Kottoor Soman an Asian elephant at Kottoor elephant rehabilitation centre (ERC)

Male ♂ Asian  Kottoor Soman at Kottoor elephant rehabilitation centre (ERC)

Kottoor Soman
ID nr:Chip id Number; 00065DB7BJ
 - Local id Number: 16 - 
13 in Database for Captive Elephants in Kerala - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ maybe about 78 years old (estimated age)
Body height: 2.89 meter, 9.5 feet
Management:Free contact
Location:Kottoor elephant rehabilitation centre (ERC)
ArrivalKottoor elephant rehabilitation centre (ERC)
from Konni Elephant Kraal Reserve
Born:* 1942? wild
Document updated2018-03-18: Kerala DCEK Nr
2020: 78-year-old elephant Soman from Kottur elephant rehabilitation centre is all set to enter the Guinness Book of World Records as the world’s oldest elephant. Ahead of this, the herd of elephants in the rehabilitation centre will honour Soman on Sunday.


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Koehl, D., (2020). Kottoor Soman, an Asian at Kottoor elephant rehabilitation centre (ERC) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5901. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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