female hybrid walrus (O. r. divergens x rosmarus)

born on May 7th, 2016

living at Point Defiance Zoo

Ancestors and Descendants


Arnaliaq (capture 2003)

Boris (capture 2005-Oct-13)

Transfer History

  1. birth 2016-May-07 at Aquarium du Québec

  2. transfer 2017-Dec-17 to Vancouver Aquarium

  3. transfer 2019-Nov-27 to Aquarium du Québec

  4. transfer 2022-Nov-16 to Point Defiance 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.


  • 2016-May-07: 110 lbs

  • 2017-May-07: 418 lbs

Image Gallery

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  • #92 (Association of Zoos and Aquariums)

Notes and Information

Lakina and her half-brother Balzak left Quebec on December 17th at 5:30pm and arrived in Vancouver at 1:00am on the 18th.


  • S. Bellerive (personal communication with Michael Q.)

  • 2018-Jan-08. Lisa Oland. AZA Regional Studbook.

  • 2005-Apr-25. Jodie Baker. 2004 North American Regional Walrus Studbook.