female walrus (O. rosmarus)

wild caught in 1938

deceased on October 6th, 1938

Ancestors and Descendants

No known related animals.

Transfer History

  1. capture 1938 in Greenland

  2. transfer 1938-Sep-18 to Smithsonian's National Zoo

  3. death 1938-Oct-06 at Smithsonian's National Zoo

Image Gallery

No images available at this time.




  • #5 (Association of Zoos and Aquariums)

Notes and Information

This walruses skin and skeleton exist in the collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.


  • 2020-Sep-29 [Access date]. Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. [Image]. Retrieved from Division of Mammals Collections.

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

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