orangutan : Mory

GAIN ID numberGAIN ID number
We assinged GAIN original IDs based on the domestic studbook numbers.
:0001    (2012-10-24Updated)
International studbook number: 221

Name Mory
Sex Female
Species or Subspecies P. pygmaeus (B)
Date of birth 1952?
Place of birth Asia (other than china & south Korea) (Indonesia)
Current facility Tama Zoological Park
The individual is the oldest orangutan in Japan. Her left eye became blind, and her right eye cannot see if the eyelid is not lifted. She started to paint a picture in 2002.
Life history
1952? Molly was born.
1955.11.05 Molly moved to Ueno Zoological Gardens.
1961.05.29 Molly gave birth to Hatsuko  {0004}  whose father was Tarou  {9011} .
1972.01.28 Molly gave birth to Sab  {0035}  whose father was Tarou.
1975.09.15 Molly gave birth to Keita  {0048}  whose father was Jiroh.
1981.04.15 Tarou  {9011}  died.
1981.05.10 Molly gave birth to Tsukumo  {0068}  whose father was Tarou.
1991.04.15 Keita moved to Kobe Oji Zoo from Ueno Zoological Gardens.
1993.12.13 Ryu moved to Utsunomiya Zoo from Ueno Zoological Gardens.
2005.11.09 Molly moved to Tama Zoological Park.
2011.04.30 Molly (Mory) died.
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Research results using samples from this individual

Selection of Apes