gibbon : Tomiko

GAIN ID numberGAIN ID number
We assinged GAIN original IDs based on the domestic studbook numbers.
:0089    (2012-02-03Updated)
International studbook number: -
Name Tomiko
Sex Female
Species or Subspecies Hylobates lar
Date of birth 1978.09.05
Place of birth unknown
Current facility Fukuchiyama City Zoo
Mother Mari
The individual had many children with Kuro. According to the birth record listed in reference [1] at Takarazuka, the individual who has the identical date of birth with Tomiko is the twelfth child of Mari and Taka.
Life history
Research results using samples from this individual
  1. Araki, K., Samekawa, T., Furukawa, N., Mochizuki, Y., and Nishi, Y. (1989). Breeding and hand-rearing the white-handed gibbonHylobates lar, and the concolor gibbon, Hylobates concolor at Takarazuka Zool. and Bot. gardens. Journal of Japanese Association of Zoological and Aquariums, 31, 41-46.

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