chimpanzee : Tarou

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We assinged GAIN original IDs based on the domestic studbook numbers.
:9060    (2014-04-24Updated)
International studbook number: -
Name Tarou
Sex Male
Species or Subspecies unknown
Date of birth 1923?
Place of birth Wild
Current facility Osaka-city Tennoji Zoo
The individual was the first chimpanzee to be exhibited at the zoo in Japan, and the Osaka-city Tennoji Zoo purchased him for 1,800 yen. However, he did not live long.
Life history
1923? Tarou was born.
1926.11 Mr. Nakata (Animal trader) imported this individual and kept at his home for about 10 months.
1927.06.02 moved to Tennnoji Zoo
1927.10.08 the official date of Taro's moving to Tennnoji zoo
1927.11.19 Tarou died.
Research results using samples from this individual

Selection of Apes