Borealis on 9 March 2019 (Toledo Zoo Screen-Shot)

Name:  Borealis (male)

Born:  9 December 2018 in Toledo Zoo & Aquarium, Ohio, USA

Mother:  Crystal

Father:  Marty

Siblings:   Nikita (male) born 2006 (half sibling through father), Anana (female) born 2006, Aurora (female) born 2006, Siku (male) born 2009, Sakari (male) born 2012, Suka (male) born 2012, Hope (female) born 2015.

Current location: link

History of captivity:

  1. Born in captivity in Toledo Zoo 9 December 2018

Progeny:  None

Additional Information

Named for the Northern Lights, the Aurora Borealis.  Known as “Bo” for short.

The video below was published on 14 June 2019 and shows Borealis and his mother Crystal  in The Arctic Encounter exhibit at Toledo.

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Page updated 18 December 2019