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United States: Minnesota     Minnesota Zoo     Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops spp)     Historical Population (Living & Deceased)
PICTURE NAME ID # SEX ACQUIRED BY DAM SIRE STATUS STATUS DATE
Flipper SWC-TT-87?? M 02-Jun-1964 W Wild Wild Died 01-Jul-1999
Semo SWC-TT-8730 M 01-Nov-1969 W Wild Wild - -
April N/A F 01-Jun-1970 W Wild Wild Died 15-Feb-2011
Rio N/A F 20-May-1975 W Wild Wild Died 06-Mar-2006
Vince N/A M 22-Apr-1978 W Wild Wild Died 01-Jul-1999
Mindy N/A M 01-May-1978 W Wild Wild Died 20-Sep-1999
Allie N/A F 01-Apr-1987 B April Merlin - -
Ayla N/A F 26-Sep-1992 B Mindy Flipper Died 02-Dec-2006
Mindy's Calf
(1997)
N/A ? 31-Oct-1997 B Mindy Unk. Died 31-Oct-1997
Harley N/A M 21-Jun-2005 B Rio Unk. Died 21-Jan-2006
Allie's Calf
(2009)
N/A F 26-Mar-2009 SB Allie Semo Stillborn 26-Mar-2009
Taijah N/A F 17-Jul-2010 B Allie Semo Died 06-Feb-2012
NOTES: names that are italicized indicate a deceased individual.

Phin'ventory: Living - Dead - Historical     Or'census: Living - Dead - Historical     Luga'logue: Living - Dead - Historical

Marine Mammal Inventory Reports (MMIR)
2009-May-13: Minnesota Zoo, MMIR (PDF)

References & Citations
2011-Feb-15: April, 'beloved' bottlenose dolphin, dies at Minnesota Zoo. Bottlenose Dolphin, April.
2011-???-??: Minnesota Zoo, Press Releases.

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