Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Karishma at Whipsnade Wild Animal Park

♀ Karishma
Karishma and calf, April 2010. Photo: © <a href=Rebecca Brinkley' >
Karishma and calf, April 2010. *REBECCA


Identification

EEP nr9810

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 23 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 1998-08-27 captive-born
Birth place: in Twycross Zoo

Parents: Chang x ♀ Minbu (Mimbu)
Offspring
Total: 3 babies

1. Born 2010-04-12 Ned (George Ketchum) EEP id: 201004

2. Born 2013-10-13
(dead † 2015-06-05)
Max EEP id: 201314

3. Born 2016-06-10 Elizabeth EEP id: 201605
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Whipsnade Wild Animal Park, in United Kingdom

Date of arrival

2006-08-01Whipsnade Wild Animal Park
from Twycross Zoo

Record history
History of updates2010-05-10: Picture
2018-06-29: pc

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

Location


Karishma is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Whipsnade Wild Animal Park, in United Kingdom.

Karishma arrived Whipsnade Wild Animal Park 2006-08-01, relocated from Twycross Zoo, in United Kingdom.

In Whipsnade Wild Animal Park, Karishma lives together with 6 other elephants with records as alive in this database:

  1. Elizabeth born 2016-06-10
  2. ,   
  3. Geetha born 2009-07-23
  4. ,   
  5. Kaylee born 1982-07-20
  6. ,   
  7. Khaing Mya born 1982-03-04
  8. ,   
  9. Lucha (Khaing Hwia See) born 1982-05-24
  10. ,   
  11. Ming Jung born 2007-04-16
  12. ,   
    See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.

    Offspring


    1. (M) 2010-04-12 Ned (George Ketchum) EEP id: 201004
    2. (M) 2013-10-13 -- † 2015-06-05 Max EEP id: 201314
    3. (F) 2016-06-10 Elizabeth EEP id: 201605

    Origin


    Karishma was born captive-born 1998-08-27 at Twycross Zoo.

    Parentage


    Parents of Karishma are: ♂ Chang (father) and ♀ Minbu (Mimbu) (mother).

    Siblings through the father Chang:

    1. -- † 2012 () stillborn fetus still in utero
    2. 1993-09-09 -- † 1993-09-09 (F) killed
    3. 1995-12-19 -- † 1997-05-25 (F) Karha
    4. 1997-12-31 -- † 2018-09-07 (F) Sithami
    5. 1998-04-25 -- † 1998-04-25 (M) stillborn
    6. 1998-08-06(F) Tara
    7. 2000-07-18(M) Po Chin
    8. 2000-10-07(M) Assam
    9. 2004-03-05 -- † 2004-03-05 (F) stillborn
    10. 2004-10-10 -- † 2017-10-30 (M) Tunga
    11. 2008-05-04 -- † 2015-11-30 (F) Jade
    12. 2009-05-00 -- † 2009-05-00 (F) miscarriage
    13. 2010-11-01 -- † 2010-11-01 () stillborn
    14. 2014-03-19(M) Tom
    15. 2015-05-20 -- † 2015-05-20 (M) Baby Q
    16. 2015-06-16 -- † 2018-05-27 (F) Qiyo
    17. 2017-12-25(F) Suki
    18. 2018-01-13(F) Tun Kai
    19. 2018-04-11 -- † 2018-06-26 (M) Tarzen
    20. 2020-10-01(F) Mun

    Pedigree


    Karishmas ancestral Pedigree:
    P I II III

    Karishma

    Sire (f):
    Chang

    Born: 1981-11-10
    Dead:

    Sire ff:
    Chieng Mai

    Born: 1959
    Dead: 2017-06-28
    Sire fff:
    Dame ffm:
    Dame fm:
    Ida

    Born: 1970
    Dead: 2011-03-10
    Sire fmf:
    Dame fmm:

    Dame m:
    Minbu (Mimbu)

    Born: 1985-01-00
    Dead: 2011-03-10

    Sire mf:


    Born:
    Dead: 2011-03-10
    Sire mff:
    Dame mfm:
    Dame mm:


    Born:
    Dead: 2011-03-10
    Sire mmf:
    Dame mmm:


Comments / pictures

Conceived at Chester.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Karishma, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Whipsnade Wild Animal Park in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 September 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=928. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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