Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Diana at Mailani depot camp

♀ Diana
Alternative name:Dayna


Local id Number 3
Karnataka database3


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 26 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1995-03-26 captive-born
Birth place: in Bandipur forest camp (BEC)
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2007 Bhatra Local id: 13
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Mailani depot camp, in India

Date of arrival

2018-05-05Mailani depot camp
from Rampura camp

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

Record history
History of updates2013-04-07: transfer
2016-12-10: DCEMK_nr
2018-10-23: patrol elephant
2018-10-29: attacked by tiger

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Diana is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Mailani depot camp, in India.

Diana arrived Mailani depot camp 2018-05-05, relocated from Rampura camp, in India.

In Mailani depot camp, Diana lives together with 7 other elephants with records as alive in this database:

  1. Amrutha born 2006?
  2. ,   
  3. Bhaskar born 2012?
  4. ,   
  5. Kabini born 2012
  6. ,   
  7. Kiran born 2013?
  8. ,   
  9. Nakul born 2009
  10. ,   
  11. Parvathi born 2016?
  12. ,   
  13. Pragruthi born 2005
  14. ,   
    See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.


  1. (M) 2007 Bhatra Local id: 13


Diana was born captive-born 1995-03-26 at Bandipur forest camp (BEC).

Comments / pictures

2018-10-22: participated in pushing back a tiger into the forest area.
While attempting to push it back into the wild, Diana moved quite close to the big cat and it pounced it, injuring her trunk.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Diana, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Mailani depot camp in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 18 September 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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