Sami an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Madrid Zoo (Casa de Campo)

☨ Sami
Alternative name:Samikuta, Samicuta, Samyuktha, Samyukths
ID Number:Local id Number: 3 - EEP Number: 9403 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 25 years old
Dead date: 2014-07-11,
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Madrid Zoo (Casa de Campo)
ArrivalMadrid Zoo (Casa de Campo) 2012-10-00
from Estepona Selwo safari park
Estepona Selwo safari park 2004-01-23
from Lisbon Zoo (Jardim Zoologico de Lisboa)
Lisbon Zoo (Jardim Zoologico de Lisboa) 1994-04-02
from Konni Elephant Kraal Reserve (Pathanamthitta)
Born:* 1989 wild India
Capture: 1993,
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (M) 2008-07-19 Kanvar, EEP nr: 200808
  2. (M) 2013-03-02 -- † 2016-03-02 Buba, EEP nr: 201305
Document updated2012-10-12: transfer
2014-07-12: dead
2018-03-18: prev location Konni elephant camp, Kerala DCEK Nr
Konni Elephant Training Centre has to its credit of gifting the Elephant Samyuktha to the Republic of Portugal as a mark of friendship and co-operation with the Republic of India.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Sami, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Madrid Zoo (Casa de Campo) in Spain. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=978. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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