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Institute for Marine Mammal Studies

10801 Dolphin Ln • Gulfport, Mississippi • United States

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Living

The information in the table below represents the living or current population of animals held at this facility.   If you’re having trouble finding a specific dolphin, check the tabs above, they may have moved or died.  Italics indicate either an estimated date or deceased individual.  Estimated dates are intended to provide a general time frame when the animal was acquired and should not be treated as exact. Inventory Key

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Last updated: November 22, 2017 19:02

ImageSpeciesScientific NameID #'sNameSexBornOriginOrigin DateSort-RefOrigin LocationMotherFatherTransfersLast LocationRegion / State/ CountryStatusStatus DateStat Sort-RefCause of DeathNotesKeyword column (invisible)
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)NOA0004997, AZA 1979, TT-676 (Navy), “BOE”BoFc. 1976Capture30-Aug-198419840830Gulf of Mexico, MS, USWildWildMississippi, Gulf of Mexico to Holding, probably Marine Animal Productions (30-Aug-1984) to US Navy (26-Sep-1984) to Sea Life Park (01-Jun-2005) to U.S. Navy MMP (12-Jun-2009) to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (01-Feb-2011)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUS-----public display, living, current, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)NOA0006839, D-M-2012-002 (IMMS)ApolloMc. Sep 2009Rescue06-Mar-201220120306Churchill Oaks, LAWildWildChurchill Oaks, Louisiana to Audubon Aquarium (06-Mar-2012) to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (11-Sep-2012)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUS----Apollo was previously named "Sasafrass" at Audubon Aquariumpublic display, living, current, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi

Dead

The information in the table below represents the deceased population of animals held at this facility. If you’re having trouble finding a specific dolphin, check the tabs above, they may have moved or died. Italics indicate either an estimated date or deceased individual. Estimated dates are intended to provide a general time frame when the animal was acquired and should not be treated as exact. Inventory Key

NoteIf you have a correction or would like to submit information please contribute@cetabase.org or use our contact form!

Last updated: November 22, 2017 19:02

ImageSpeciesScientific NameID #'sNameSexBornOriginOrigin DateSort-RefOrigin LocationMotherFatherTransfersLast LocationRegion / State/ CountryStatusStatus DateStat Sort-RefCause of DeathNotesKeyword column (invisible)
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)NOA0006793, 138IMMS112311C.J.Mc. 2009Rescue23-Nov-201120111123Fort Morgan, ALWildWildFort Morgan, Alabama to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (23-Nov-2011) Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied23-Oct-201520151023Possible heart defectC.J. was previously named "Chance"public display, death, dead, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi

Historical

The information in the table below represents the historical population of animals held at this facility combining living, dead and rehab animals into one inventory.   If you’re having trouble finding a specific dolphin, check the tabs above, they may have moved or died.  Italics indicate either an estimated date or deceased individual.  Estimated dates are intended to provide a general time frame when the animal was acquired and should not be treated as exact.  Be aware that the inclusion of rehabilitated animals may skew certain statistics, if you’d like to exclude them, type “public display” in the search bar.   Inventory Key

NoteIf you have a correction or would like to submit information please contribute@cetabase.org or use our contact form!

Last updated: November 22, 2017 19:02

ImageSpeciesScientific NameID #'sNameSexBornOriginOrigin DateSort-RefOrigin LocationMotherFatherTransfersLast LocationRegion / State/ CountryStatusStatus DateStat Sort-RefCause of DeathNotesKeyword column (invisible)
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)NOA0004997, AZA 1979, TT-676 (Navy), “BOE”BoFc. 1976Capture30-Aug-198419840830Gulf of Mexico, MS, USWildWildMississippi, Gulf of Mexico to Holding, probably Marine Animal Productions (30-Aug-1984) to US Navy (26-Sep-1984) to Sea Life Park (01-Jun-2005) to U.S. Navy MMP (12-Jun-2009) to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (01-Feb-2011)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUS-----public display, living, current, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)NOA0005052, AZA 257, TT-727 (Navy), “BUS”BusterMc. 1980Capture16-Jul-198719870716Gulf of Mexico, MS, USWildWildMississippi, Gulf of Mexico to Holding, possibly MAP (16-Jul-1987) to U.S. Navy MMP (25-Aug-1987) to Sea Life Park (20-Mar-2006) to U.S. Navy MMP (12-Jun-2009) to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (01-Feb-2011)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSUnknown??-???-????20160801-Buster is missing from IMMS, he may have transferred back to the Navypublic display, unknown, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetSpotted, Pantropical(Stenella attenuata)-CottonMc. ????Rescue29-Apr-200520050429Orange Beach, AlabamaWildWildOrange Beach, Alabama to Institute for Marine Mammal Studies (29-Apr-2005)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied02-May-200520050502--rescue, rehab, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)--Fc. ????Rescue22-May-200620060522Ocean Springs, MississippiWildWildOcean Springs, Mississippi to Institute for Marine Mammal Studies (23-May-2006)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied23-May-200620060523--rescue, rehab, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)--Fc. ????Rescue21-Jun-200620060621Leeville, LouisianaWildWildLeeville, Louisiana to Institute for Marine Mammal Studies (21-Jun-2006)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied21-Jun-200620060621--rescue, rehab, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)--Mc. ????Rescue17-Feb-200920090217Pass Christian, MississippiWildWildPass Christian, Mississippi to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (17-Feb-2009)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied20-Feb-200920090220--rescue, rehab, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)NOA0006793, 138IMMS112311C.J.Mc. 2009Rescue23-Nov-201120111123Fort Morgan, ALWildWildFort Morgan, Alabama to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (23-Nov-2011) Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied23-Oct-201520151023Possible heart defectC.J. was previously named "Chance"public display, death, dead, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)--Mc. ????Rescue09-Jan-201220120109Orange Beach, AlabamaWildWildOrange Beach, Alabama to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (09-Jan-2012)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied10-Jan-201220120110--rescue, rehab, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)NOA0006839, D-M-2012-002 (IMMS)ApolloMc. Sep 2009Rescue06-Mar-201220120306Churchill Oaks, LAWildWildChurchill Oaks, Louisiana to Audubon Aquarium (06-Mar-2012) to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (11-Sep-2012)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUS----Apollo was previously named "Sasafrass" at Audubon Aquariumpublic display, living, current, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)--Mc. ????Rescue02-Mar-201320130302Pascagoula, MississippiWildWildPascagoula, Mississippi to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (03-Mar-2013)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied17-Apr-201320130417--rescue, rehab, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)--Mc. ????Rescue08-Jul-201420140708Santa Rosa Beach, FLWildWildSanta Rosa Beach, Florida to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (08-Jul-2014)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied01-Jan-201420140101--rescue, rehab, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetKiller, Pygmy(Feresa attenuata)--Mc. ????Rescue01-Sep-201520150901Three Oaks Bayou, MSWildWildThree Oaks Bayou, MS to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (01-Sep-2015) to Gulf of Mexico (??)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSReleased11-Jul-201620160711--rescue, rehab, release, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetKiller, Pygmy(Feresa attenuata)--Mc. ????Rescue01-Sep-201520150901Three Oaks Bayou, MSWildWildThree Oaks Bayou, MS to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (01-Sep-2015) to Gulf of Mexico (??)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSReleased11-Jul-201620160711--rescue, rehab, release, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetMelon-headed(Peponacephala electra)--Mc. ????Rescue02-Sep-201720170902Fort Morgan, ALWildWildFort Morgan, Alabama to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (02-Sep-2017) Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUS-----rescue, rehab, current-patient, imms-gulfport, united states, florida

Rehab

The information in the table below represents the rescue/rehab population of animals held at this facility.  These animals are held off exhibit in quarantine or hospital pools.  The rescue/rehab inventory will include all historical rescues in addition to current patients (if any). If you’re having trouble finding a specific dolphin, check the tabs above, they may have moved or died.  Italics indicate either an estimated date or deceased individual.  Estimated dates are intended to provide a general time frame when the animal was acquired and should not be treated as exact. Inventory Key

NoteIf you have a correction or would like to submit information please contribute@cetabase.org or use our contact form!

Last updated: November 22, 2017 19:02

Current Patients

ImageSpeciesScientific NameID #'sNameSexBornOriginOrigin DateSort-RefOrigin LocationMotherFatherTransfersLast LocationRegion / State/ CountryStatusStatus DateStat Sort-RefCause of DeathNotesKeyword column (invisible)
No Image YetMelon-headed(Peponacephala electra)--Mc. ????Rescue02-Sep-201720170902Fort Morgan, ALWildWildFort Morgan, Alabama to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (02-Sep-2017) Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUS-----rescue, rehab, current-patient, imms-gulfport, united states, florida

 

Historical Patients

ImageSpeciesScientific NameID #'sNameSexBornOriginOrigin DateSort-RefOrigin LocationMotherFatherTransfersLast LocationRegion / State/ CountryStatusStatus DateStat Sort-RefCause of DeathNotesKeyword column (invisible)
No Image YetSpotted, Pantropical(Stenella attenuata)-CottonMc. ????Rescue29-Apr-200520050429Orange Beach, AlabamaWildWildOrange Beach, Alabama to Institute for Marine Mammal Studies (29-Apr-2005)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied02-May-200520050502--rescue, rehab, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)--Fc. ????Rescue22-May-200620060522Ocean Springs, MississippiWildWildOcean Springs, Mississippi to Institute for Marine Mammal Studies (23-May-2006)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied23-May-200620060523--rescue, rehab, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)--Fc. ????Rescue21-Jun-200620060621Leeville, LouisianaWildWildLeeville, Louisiana to Institute for Marine Mammal Studies (21-Jun-2006)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied21-Jun-200620060621--rescue, rehab, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)--Mc. ????Rescue17-Feb-200920090217Pass Christian, MississippiWildWildPass Christian, Mississippi to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (17-Feb-2009)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied20-Feb-200920090220--rescue, rehab, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)--Mc. ????Rescue09-Jan-201220120109Orange Beach, AlabamaWildWildOrange Beach, Alabama to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (09-Jan-2012)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied10-Jan-201220120110--rescue, rehab, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)--Mc. ????Rescue02-Mar-201320130302Pascagoula, MississippiWildWildPascagoula, Mississippi to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (03-Mar-2013)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied17-Apr-201320130417--rescue, rehab, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetBottlenose(Tursiops truncatus)--Mc. ????Rescue08-Jul-201420140708Santa Rosa Beach, FLWildWildSanta Rosa Beach, Florida to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (08-Jul-2014)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSDied01-Jan-201420140101--rescue, rehab, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetKiller, Pygmy(Feresa attenuata)--Mc. ????Rescue01-Sep-201520150901Three Oaks Bayou, MSWildWildThree Oaks Bayou, MS to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (01-Sep-2015) to Gulf of Mexico (??)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSReleased11-Jul-201620160711--rescue, rehab, release, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetKiller, Pygmy(Feresa attenuata)--Mc. ????Rescue01-Sep-201520150901Three Oaks Bayou, MSWildWildThree Oaks Bayou, MS to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (01-Sep-2015) to Gulf of Mexico (??)Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUSReleased11-Jul-201620160711--rescue, rehab, release, imms-gulfport, united states, mississippi
No Image YetMelon-headed(Peponacephala electra)--Mc. ????Rescue02-Sep-201720170902Fort Morgan, ALWildWildFort Morgan, Alabama to Inst. of Marine Mammal Studies (02-Sep-2017) Inst. for Marine Mammal StudiesUS-----rescue, rehab, current-patient, imms-gulfport, united states, florida

Transfers

The information in the table below represents animals that have transferred out of this facility with the date of transfer and the location where they moved to.

There are no transfers compiled for this facility.

Park History

Park history is currently being researched and compiled.  This section will be updated as soon as possible.

References

References & sources will be updated as soon as possible.

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