Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Gulab at Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha)

♀ Gulab


EEP nr6608


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 62 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1959 captive-born
Birth place: in Mr Sharma
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha), in Czech Republic

Date of arrival

1966-06-05Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha)
from Mr Sharma

Record history
History of updates2020-12-30

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Gulab is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha), in Czech Republic.

Gulab arrived Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha) 1966-06-05, relocated from Mr Sharma, in India.

In Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha), Gulab lives together with 8 other elephants with records as alive in this database:

  1. Amalee born 2020-03-27
  2. ,   
  3. Ankhor (Angkor) born 1983-00-00
  4. ,   
  5. Janita born 2004-10-17
  6. ,   
  7. Lakuna born 2020-05-09
  8. ,   
  9. Maxmi­lian born 2016-04-05
  10. ,   
  11. Rudolf born 2016-10-07
  12. ,   
  13. Shanti born 1976
  14. ,   
  15. Tamara born 2005-08-23
  16. ,   
    See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.


Gulab was born captive-born 1959 at Mr Sharma.

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Born in the stables of Mr. Sharma in New Delhi, her mother was a working elephant.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Gulab, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha) in Czech Republic. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 September 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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