female walrus (O. rosmarus)

wild caught in 1968

deceased on December 16th, 1968

Ancestors and Descendants

None known.

Transfer History

  1. capture 1968 in wild

  2. transfer 1968 to Saint Louis Zoo

  3. death 1968-Dec-16 at Saint Louis Zoo

Physical Data

The dates listed here generally represent the time at which the measurements were published, not necessarily the date on which they were taken.

Daily diet

  • 1968-Jun-09: "about $20 worth of" commercial infant formula, cream, and diced clams

Image Gallery

No images available at this time.

Notes and Information

This walrus was imported as part of a group of four in 1968.


  • 1968-Dec-17. St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Walrus Calf. Retrieved from Newspapers.com.

  • 1968-Jun-09. St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Eskimo Hunter Delivers Walrus Calf No. 4 to Zoo. Retrieved from Newspapers.com.