gibbon : Nana

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We assinged GAIN original IDs based on the domestic studbook numbers.
:9924    (2014-05-03Updated)
International studbook number: -
Name Nana
Sex Female
Species or Subspecies Hylobates lar
Date of birth 1986.03.29
Place of birth Takarazuka Zoological and Botanical Gardens
Current facility Mutsugoro Animal Kingdom
Father Taka
Mother Mari   (human rearing)
The individual appeared on the TV program, "Mutsugoro Animal Kingdom," during its childhood and up until its adulthood. She died in Akiruno, Tokyo.
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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