orangutan : Maruko -> Emi

GAIN ID numberGAIN ID number
We assinged GAIN original IDs based on the domestic studbook numbers.
:0017    (2020-05-27Updated)
International studbook number: 835

Name Maruko -> Emi
Sex Female
Species or Subspecies P. abelii (S)
Date of birth 1963
Place of birth Wild
Current facility Hirakawa Zoological Park
The individual is a grandmother with a chubby body. She wears various things such as a towel and a large leaf. During hot weather, she sometimes pushes out and pulls in her hand from the passageway between the playground and the indoor exhibition area.
This individual behaves substantially, but she is sometimes mischievous. When Jack, a housemate, fawned on her, She exhibited an annoying appearance.
Life history
1963 Maruko? -> Emi was born.
1966.10.30 Maruko? -> Emi came to Sapporo Maruyama Zoo, the name of the time, "Maruko".
1978.04.11 Maruko? -> Emi gave birth to Kikki  {0053}  whose father was Tarou  {0019} .
1980.09.22 Maruko? -> Emi gave birth to Madoka  {0067}  whose father was Tarou  {0019} .
1989.01.15 Maruko? -> Emi gave birth to Ofuyu  {0096}  whose father was Tarou  {0019} .
1992.10.07 Maruko? -> Emi moved to Hirakawa Zoological Park. She renames to Emi.
1993.03.20 Kertawa -> Jack  {0111}  moved to Hirakawa Zoological Park. He lives with Maruko? -> Emi.
2007.07.01 After Jack  {0111}  died of heat stroke, Maruko was raised alone.
2012.06.29 Maruko -> Emi died.
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Research results using samples from this individual
Nakatsukasa M, Morimoto N, Nishimura T. (2019) Sesamoids of the pollical metacarpophalangeal joint and the evolution of hominoid hands. *Anthropological Science*, 127(3), 159-164. doi: 10.1537/ase.190908

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