World's oldest koala in captivity dies in Japan

“ギネス認定”世界最高齢コアラ「みどり」死す…25歳“老衰” 人間なら120歳超の『大往生』安らかに

HYOGO, Nov 25 (NHK) - The world's oldest koala in captivity died at a zoo in western Japan on Wednesday at the age of 25 -- the human equivalent of more than 120 years old.

The female koala, Midori, was kept at Awaji Farm Park England Hill in Minami Awaji City, Hyogo Prefecture. She came to the zoo from Australia in 2003.

Last year, Midori was recognized by the Guinness World Records as "the oldest living koala in captivity and the oldest koala in captivity ever." ...continue reading

Nov 25 (関西テレビNEWS) - 淡路島にある「イングランドの丘」で飼育されていた世界最高齢のコアラが死んだことがわかりました。  ...continue reading

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