male walrus (O. rosmarus)

wild caught ≤ 2016

currently living at Hainan Ocean Paradise

Ancestors and Descendants

No known related animals.

Transfer History

  1. capture 2016 in wild

  2. transfer 2016 to Dolphinarium Sea Star

  3. transfer 2022 to Hainan Ocean Paradise

Image Gallery

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Notes and Information

This walrus was exported from Russia into China at some point between January 10th and April 2nd, 2022.

He was renamed 'Weien / Wayne' via public vote during a livestream held by Hainan Ocean Paradise on April 12th, 2022.


  • 2022-Jan-10. 花果山扛把子。[Douyin video]. Retrieved from douyin.com.

  • 2022-Apr-08. 海南富力海洋欢乐世界。[Weibo post]. Retrieved from weibo.com.

  • 2022-Apr-11. 海南富力海洋欢乐世界。[Douyin video]. Retrieved from douyin.com.

  • 2022-Apr-12. 海南富力海洋欢乐世界。[Weibo post]. Retrieved from weibo.com.

  • 2022-Apr-15. 海南富力海洋欢乐世界活捉一只呆萌可爱的铁憨憨,喂?喂!原来是韦恩啊。 Retrieved from douyin.com.