chimpanzee : Maruku

GAIN ID numberGAIN ID number
We assinged GAIN original IDs based on the domestic studbook numbers.
:0206    (2020-02-24Updated)
International studbook number: -

Name Maruku
Sex Male
Species or Subspecies P. t. verus
Date of birth 1980?
Place of birth Wild (Sierra Leone)
Current facility Kumamoto City Zoo and Botanical Gardens
The individual was imported by the Ministry of Health and Welfare for research on hepatitis. Its hepatitis research number was 109. Therefore, it was named Maruku (the term Maruku means zero and nine in Japanese).
He is the father of Kohtaroh and Satoru. He is playful. He runs and bounces along when he is happy. He vocalizes promptly whenever he is joyful.
Life history
1980? Maruku was born in Africa. He exports from Sierra Leone.
1983.04.12 Maruku moved to SANWA KAGAKU KENKYUSHO.
1985.11.15 Maruku moved to Chiba Serum Institute.
1988.07.22 Maruku returns to Sanwa Kagaku Kenkyusho Co., Ltd.
1993.05.15 Kohtaroh  {0500}  was born of Satomi  {0267}  and Maruku.
1995.01.24 Satoru  {0530}  was born of Satomi  {0267}  and Maruku.
1995.07.26 Zamba  {0543}  was born of Ichigo  {0214}  and Maruku.
2011.03.15 Maruku moved to Kumamoto City Zoo and Botanical Gardens.
2012.12.13 Unknown  {0735}  was stillbirth. Whose mother was Nozomi  {0211} .
2015.07.05 twin boys  {9902}  and  {9903}  was born. Whose mother was Yuko  {0449} .
2017.04.26 no name  {0764}  was born. Whose mother was Yuko  {0449} .
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Research results using samples from this individual

Selection of Apes