female walrus (O. rosmarus)
wild caught in May 1961
deceased on August 24th, 1961
Ancestors and Descendants
No known related animals.
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This walrus was meant to be transferred alongside Siegfried to the Saint Louis Zoo, but she had little appetite upon arrival to New York where they were to be temporarily cared for, and she was later found dead at 6pm. Her cause of death was determined to be lung congestion.