orangutan : Hatsuko

GAIN ID numberGAIN ID number
We assinged GAIN original IDs based on the domestic studbook numbers.
:0004    (2009-01-23Updated)
International studbook number: 444
Name Hatsuko
Sex Female
Species or Subspecies hybrid (X)
Date of birth 1961.05.29
Place of birth Ueno Zoological Gardens
Current facility Okinawa Zoo and Museum
Father Taro
Mother Mory
As the individual was the first chimpanzee born in Japan, she was named Hatsuko (first child in Japanese).
Life history
1961.05.29 Hatsuko was born at Ueno Zoological Gardens.
1971.08.05 Hatsuko gave birth to Miyo -> Ran  {0033}  whose father was Tarou  {9011} .
1976.05.21 Hatsuko gave birth to May  {9018}  whose father was Tarou  {9011} .
1977.06.10 Hatsuko gave birth to Jun  {9019}  whose father was Tarou  {9011} .
1988.06.26 Hatsuko gave birth to Ryu  {0094}  whose father was Keita  {0048} .
1989.02.13 Hatsuko moved to Okinawa Kids Discovery Kingdom Foundation with Tsukumo  {0068} .
1998.04.17 Hatsuko died from cardiomyopathy.
Research results using samples from this individual

Selection of Apes