gorilla : Biju

GAIN ID numberGAIN ID number
We assinged GAIN original IDs based on the domestic studbook numbers.
:0090    (2012-04-27Updated)
International studbook number: 959
Name Biju
Sex Male
Species or Subspecies G. g. gorilla
Date of birth 1987.07.28
Place of birth Europe (Howletts Zoo)
Current facility Ueno Zoological Gardens
The individual's international breed registry number is 0959, and his international notation is "Biju." His mother is Juju (0372; she was born to be wild in 1962). His father is Bitam (0458; he was born to be wild in 1971?).
Life history
1987.07.28 Biju was born. He lives in the Howletts and Port Lympne Wild Animal Park. (UK)
1997.12.04 Biju moved to Ueno Zoological Gardens.
1999.07.27 Momoko moved to Ueno Zoological Gardens.
1999.10.28 Biju died. (death by asphyxiation)
2000.07.03 Momoko {0084} gave birth to Momotarou.
Research results using samples from this individual

Selection of Apes