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Kinkajou (Potos flavus) Fact Sheet: Managed Care

History in Managed Care

Europe

  • Early collection records
    • Late 1700s: exhibited in London (Pennant 1793)

North American

  • First individuals housed at a zoo in the United States
    • 1881: Philadelphia Zoo (ZIMS 2014)

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Historical notes

  • Earliest record
    • First housed at the San Diego Zoo c. 1922 (C. Penny personal communication; SDZ green card records)

Current population

  • 5 individuals, as of 7 November 2014 (from ZIMS 2014)
    • 3 at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park
      • 2 males; 1 female
    • 2 at the San Diego Zoo
      • 2 females

Page Citations

Pennant (1793)
ZIMS (2014)

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