Sikom
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Manas National Park in India

♂ Sikom

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 17 years old
Management:Wild elephant
Origin
Born:* 2007 wild
Birth place:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Manas National Park, in India

Date of arrival

Manas National Park
from CWRC in Manas National Park

2011-01-31CWRC in Manas National Park
from Kaziranga Center for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC)

Record history
History of updates2011-10-27: text
2011-11-21: text, wild

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

Biography


Sikom is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Manas National Park, in India.

Sikom arrived to the Manas National Park unknown date, relocated from the CWRC in Manas National Park, in India.


Social

Sikom lives together with 4 other elephants at the Manas National Park:

detailed list with arrival dates etc. of the other elephants
  1. Hamren born 2006
  2. Soni born 2007
  3. Tikla born 2007-09-00
  4. Tinku born 2007
and possibly other wild elephants which have no record in this database

Origin


Sikom was born wild 2007.


Comments / pictures

This male calf was separated from his Herd when he was swept away in the currents of Jia Bhoroli river near Nameri National Park, Assam. He was rescued by Forest Department near Potasali Antipoaching camp, Nameri National Park.

2011: Sikom has been sighted a couple of times and is faring well.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2024). Sikom, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Manas National Park in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 March 2024 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=6257. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Categories2007 births | Elephants from Manas National Park | India | Asian elephants


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