Takena

female Pacific walrus (O. r. divergens)

born on June 15th, 1987

deceased on October 24th, 2016

Ancestors and Descendants

Parents

Woofy II (capture 1967)

Priscilla II (capture 1967)

Offspring

unknown (birth 2001-May-08)

stillborn (birth 2003-Nov-15)

unknown (birth 2006-Mar-03)

stillborn (birth 2006-Mar-03)

Transfer History

  1. birth 1987-Jun-15 at SeaWorld San Diego

  2. transfer ≤ 2000 to SeaWorld San Antonio

  3. death 2016-Oct-24 at SeaWorld San Antonio

Image Gallery

No images available at this time.

Identifiers

Local

  • C8733 (SeaWorld)

Regional

  • #41 (Association of Zoos and Aquariums)

Notes and Information

Takena was hand-raised alongside two rescue pups as her mother, Priscilla, 'was unable to care for' her.

References

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

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

  • 1987-Dec-27. Chula Vista Star-News. Sea World sets stage for whale of good time. Retrieved from Newspapers.com.