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With 25 years online, this is the oldest website about elephants, presently under renovation, where old sections like The Elephant Glossary and Frequently asked questions about elephants (FAQ) from 1995 will soon be revised, updated and further developed.

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The Elephant Database is the largest online elephant database in the world and also possibly the largest database of animal individuals. Updated almost daily it presently presents | All stillbirthsThe latest births of elephants
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Reasons for elephant deaths

euthanised * poisoned * falling into moats * mankillers various diseases like arthritis * elephant pox * cancer * colic * herpesvirus * pneumonia * rabies * tetanus * tuberculosis * Viral EMC - Elephant Encephalomyocarditis virus

The 5 Most Recent Elephant Deaths

NameSpeciesSexBirthDeathAgeReasonArrivalLocation
† ♀ Landa LA F 1984? 2020-10-27? 36 unknown
1986-04-28Pretoria Zoo
† ♀ Himeko EM F 1977 2020-10-24? 43 disease
foot problem
2013-09-11Himeji Zoo
† ♂ Ranga EM M 1985 2020-10-24 35 killed
by wild elephants
1985-00-00Sakrebyle elephant camp (Sacrebyle, Sakrebail)
† ♂ Ekadanta EM M 1985? 2020-10-20? 35 disease
cardiac arrest
2018-00-00Sakrebyle elephant camp (Sacrebyle, Sakrebail)
† ♀ Lakshmi EM F 1966? 2020-10-18 54 unknown
Dawood Meeran
Elephants dead in: 2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000. Show only Asians, Africans, both

The 5 Most Recent Elephant Transfers

NameSpeciesSexBirthAgeLocationArrivalFrom
unknown EM F ? Sungai Ketiar elephant sanctuary 2020-10-27Malaysia unspecified location
Drumbo LA F 197446 Dvur Kralove Zoo 2020-10-23Vienna Zoo (Tiergarten Schönbrunn)
Jack LA M 199228 Sosto Zoo 2020-10-20Basel Zoo
Awang Uban (wild) EM M ? Taman Negara National Park 2020-10-17Lata Rek Forest Reserve
Jogi LA M 2014-08-146 La Teste Zoo du Bassin d´Arcachon 2020-10-14Wuppertal Zoo
Elephants transfered in: 2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000. Show only Asians, Africans, both

100 Oldest Living Elephants

NrAgeName Species Sex Birth Parents Location
178Kottoor Soman EM M1942? x Kottoor elephant rehabilitation centre (ERC)
276Shirley EM F1944 x Wild Adventures
375Sumatra EM F1945? x Circus Corty Althoff
474Moni EM M1946? x Kottoor elephant rehabilitation centre (ERC)
572Shirley EM F1948 x Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES)
672Mysore II EM F1948 x Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
772Rajmangal EM M1948? x Chhat Bir Zoo (Mahinder Singh Zoological park)
871Anusha EM F1949 x Pinnawala elephant orphanage
971Duna EM F1949 x Unknown
1071Bandula (Bandoola) EM M1949 x Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo)
1171Do EM M1949 x H Mui
1271Bijli Prasad EM M1949 x India Forest Department of Andaman (FDA)
1370Andal EM M1950 x Top Slip Kozhikkamuthy Elephant camp (Annaimalai)
1470Dinesan EM M1950 x Muthanga elephant camp (East Wayanad)
1570Elu EM F1950? x Unknown
1669Bua Ban EM F1951 x Maetaman Elephant Camp
1769Pang Sombourn (พังสมบูรณ์) EM F1951 x Surin elephant study center (Baan Tha Klang Elephant Village)
1869Boonsermsong EM M1951 x Surin elephant kingdom (Ban Ta Klang elephant village)
1969Pho-ngen EM M1951 x Surin elephant kingdom (Ban Ta Klang elephant village)
2069Geetha EM F1951 x Sakrebyle elephant camp (Sacrebyle, Sakrebail)
2168Savannah EM F1952 x El Paso Zoo
2268Roongsap EM F1952 x Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal
2368Radsch EM M1952 x Dushanbe Zoo
2468Sampath (Sumpath) EM M1952 x Pinnawala elephant orphanage
2568Nang (Mae Leh) EM F1952 x Elephant Valley Project Cambodia
2668Amy LA F1952? x Amboseli National Park
2767Billie (Billy) EM F1953 x Tennessee Elephant Sanctuary (TES)
2867Baby EM F1953 x Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo
2967Anura EM M1953 x Tama Zoological Park
3067MoMo EM F1953 x Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)
3166KamMeun EM M1954 x Maesa Elephant Camp
3266Kuttikrishnan EM M1954 x Guruvayur Devaswom Aanathavalam (Punnathur Kota)
3366Gajendra EM M1954 x K Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi)
3466Anne EM F1954 x Longleat Safari Park
3566Jackie EM F1954 x Natal Zoo Lion Park
3666Jasmine EM F1954 x Natal Zoo Lion Park
3766Wassana EM F1954 x Phuket Zoo
3866Thong Pool EM M1954 x Surin elephant kingdom (Ban Ta Klang elephant village)
3966Khun EM F1954 x Y Sam Luk
4066Prashant EM M1954? x Hunsur Elephant Rescue Centre
4166Varalakshmi (Varlaxmi) EM F1954? x Mathigodu elephant Camp
4265Targa EM F1955 x Augsburg Zoo
4365BanYen 1 EM M1955 x Maesa Elephant Camp
4465Anarkali EM F1955 x Mumbai Byculla Jijamata Udyan zoo
4565Laxman (Lakshmana) EM M1955 x Dubare elephant camp (Aanekaadu)
4665Mony (Moni) EM F1955 x Unknown
4765Bua Kam EM F1955? x Elephant Nature Park (Sangduen Chailert)
4865Mo Dee EM F1955? x Elephant Nature Park (Sangduen Chailert)
4964Patra EM F1956 x Platschow Elefantenhof (Sonni Frankello)
5064Velayudhan EM M1956 x Guruvayur Devaswom Aanathavalam (Punnathur Kota)
5164Phokaew (พลายโพธิ์แก้ว) EM M1956 x Surin elephant kingdom (Ban Ta Klang elephant village)
5264H Luan EM F1956 x Lak Lake Travel Co
5364Balarama EM M1956? x Mathigodu elephant Camp
5463BanYen 2 EM M1957 x Maesa Elephant Camp
5563Sarah EM F1957 x Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
5663Aussan (Assam) EM F1957 x Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
5763Ya Long EM F1957 x Kunming Zoo
5863Tricia EM F1957 x Perth Zoo
5963Thongkum (Thong Kham) EM F1957 x Anantara Golden Triangles Elephant Camp
6063Santha EM F1957 x Shibu Joseph
6163Sekandra LA M1957? x Red Star Circus (New Star Circus)
6262Warda EM F1958 x Ramat Gan Zoo
6362KamPann EM M1958 x Maesa Elephant Camp
6462Gouri EM F1958 x Guruvayur Devaswom Aanathavalam (Punnathur Kota)
6562Narayankutty EM M1958 x Guruvayur Devaswom Aanathavalam (Punnathur Kota)
6662Ruth EM F1958 x Buttonwood Park Zoo
6762Eleanor LA F1958 x Tsavo National Park
6862Merry (Mary) EM F1958 x Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary (WLS camp)
6962Barkha EM F1958 x Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo
7062Honey EM F1958 x Zooparque Itatiba
7162Padmavathi (Padmavati) EM F1958 x Mysore Zoo
7262Eng-wong (E-Wong) EM F1958 x Anantara Golden Triangles Elephant Camp
7362Mae Tong Dee EM F1958 x GVI Elephant Rescue
7462Phanom EM F1958 x Thoms Pai Elephant Camp Home Stay & Spa
7562Said Ning Wan EM F1958? x Elephant Valley Project Cambodia
7661Gulab EM F1959 x Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha)
7761Carla EM F1959 x Chiccoland Zoo (Wille-Kinderzoo)
7861Lakshmi EM F1959 x Mumbai Byculla Jijamata Udyan zoo
7961Cora EM F1959 x Topeka Zoo
8061Mae Bounnam EM F1959 x Elephant village (Tiger trails, XL camp)
8161Gajarajan Manikandan EM M1959 x Sankarankulangara temple
8261Kuweni EM F1959 x Molagoda elephant village camp
8361Chuong EM F1959 x Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo)
8461Kham Ngoạt EM M1959 x Y Tung Nie
8561Y Khun EM M1959 x Y Ly Srue
8661Plo EM F1959 x Y Jut B Krong
8761H Banh EM F1959 x Y So Enuol
8861Chum EM unknown1959 x Y Dhiu H Drue
8961Mahadeswara EM M1959 x The Art Of Living International Center (Sri Ravi Shankars Ashram)
9061Sri Nuan EM F1959? x Elephant Nature Park (Sangduen Chailert)
9161Burma (Birma) EM F1959? x Taronga Western Plains Zoo
9261Boontong EM F1959? x TECC hospital Lampang (Thai Elephant Conservation Center Hospital)
9360Motek EM M1960 x Ramat Gan Zoo
9460Devi Khali (Maan?) EM F1960 x KMTNC Hattisar
9560Baby EM F1960 x Krakow Zoo
9660Annette Marie EM F1960 x Frank Murray (Elephant Walk)
9760Thara EM F1960 x Guruvayur Devaswom Aanathavalam (Punnathur Kota)
9860Zina (Zita, Siena) EM F1960 x Little Rock Zoological Gardens
9960Lucky EM F1960 x San Antonio Zoo
10060Sambo (Sam Bo, Sombo) EM F1960 x Elephant Valley Project Cambodia
Among oldest dead elephants in the database is Lin wang (min 86), Lakshmikutty (min. 84), Big Gentry Babe (min. 70).

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