orangutan : Tan Tan

GAIN ID numberGAIN ID number
We assinged GAIN original IDs based on the domestic studbook numbers.
:0056    (2011-07-07Updated)
International studbook number: 1726
Name Tan Tan
Sex Female
Species or Subspecies P. abelii (S)
Date of birth 1979.01.22
Place of birth Ueno Zoological Gardens
Current facility Non Hoi Park Toyohashi City Zoo and Botanical Park
Father Taro
Mother Yohko
Feature
The individual's tongue was bitten off and short. She was named because of her short tongue (Tantan in Japanese pronunciation).
Character
 
Life history
1979.01.22 Tongue-Tongue was born at Ueno Zoological Gardens.
1980.04.14 May  {9018}  and Jun  {9019}  moved to Beijing Zoo.
1981.04.15 Tarou  {9011}  died.
1981.05.10 Molly  {0001}  gave birth to Tsukumo  {0068}  whose father was Tarou  {9011} .
1988.06.26 Hatsuko  {0004}  gave birth to Ryu  {0094}  whose father was Keita  {0048} .
1989.02.13 Hatsuko  {0004}  and Tsukumo  {0068}  moved to Okinawa Kids Discovery Kingdom Foundation.
1989.09.26 Yoko  {0025}  died.
1991.04.15 Keita  {0048}  moved to Kobe Oji Zoo.
1993.07.11 Tongue-Tongue moved to Non Hoi Park Toyohashi City Zoo and Botanical Park. (Breeding Loan)
1993.07.23 Max  {0113}  moved to Non Hoi Park Toyohashi City Zoo and Botanical Park.
1994.08.06 Tongue-Tongue died from heat stroke.
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Research results using samples from this individual
 
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