gorilla : Momoko

GAIN ID numberGAIN ID number
We assinged GAIN original IDs based on the domestic studbook numbers.
:0084    (2019-01-24Updated)
International studbook number: 1233

Name Momoko
Sex Female
Species or Subspecies G. g. gorilla
Date of birth 1983.06.03
Place of birth unknown
Current facility Ueno Zoological Gardens
The individual's international breed registry number is 1233, and her international notation is "Merry (Momoko)." She is a mother of Momotarou. When her child becomes noisy, she restricts the noise by drumming, like a male. She takes a great interest in human actions.
Life history
1983.06.03 Her birth place is unknown. She came to Japan via Spain.
1987 moved to Japan and kept at Aritake
1990.03.29 Momoko moved to Chiba Zoological Park with Monta  {0083} .
1995.05.15 Goro  {0021}  moved to Ueno Zoological Gardens.
1999.07.27 Momoko moved to Ueno Zoological Gardens.
2000.07.03 Momoko gave birth to Momotarou  {0091}  whose father was Biju  {0090} .
2002.07.08 Momoko returns to Chiba Zoological Park with Momotarou  {0091} .
2008.12.02 Momoko moved to Ueno Zoological Gardens with Momotarou  {0091} .
2009.11.14 Momoko gave birth to Komomo  {0095}  whose father was Haoko  {0093} .
2013.04.24 Momoko gave birth to Not yet  {0099}  whose father was Haoko  {0093} .
2016.10.12 Momoko gave birth to Unknown  {0101}  whose father was Haoko  {0093} .
2017.10.09 Momoko gave birth to  {0102}  whose father was Haoko  {0093} .
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Research results using samples from this individual

Selection of Apes