Chimo (T004) was captured on March 1, 1970, and moved to Sealand of the Pacific. Her white colour was caused by the Chediak-Hagashi syndrome. This syndrome made Chimo more susceptible to infections, and two and a half years later, in November 1970, Chimo died of an infection.
NOTE: (The short video is clips containing Chimo from a larger video shot by divers of Jacques Cousteau. See source below.)
the conclusion of a two hour chase between an eight ton killer whale and a bottlenose dolphin off the coast of mexico. “the terror and fight for life of the dolphin was palpable. one felt one could feel the adrenalin in his veins and his pulsing heart as he raced for his life,” remarked the photographer