Gorillababy born in Amsterdam zoo Artis


Gorillababy geboren in Amsterdamse zoo Artis

Artis has a young gorilla. The western lowland gorillas came Thursday in the world in the Amsterdam zoo. Mother and child are both doing well.

Shortly after birth, it was just as exciting, because the mother picked up her young not immediately. She was especially busy with studying and eating of the placenta, according to the zoo. Then she took the young one, nevertheless, which it began to drink.

The gender of the new addition is not yet known. It is the sixth young for the moederaap. One of her babies was born dead.

The western lowland gorillas is a seriously endangered species. The Artis life of an adult male, three females, four young males, a young female and so now the newborn baby.