FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) A Javan gibbon baby was born recently at the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo.
The zoo announced the birth of the baby gibbon on Tuesday on its Facebook page. It was born Aug. 16 to Dieng and Lionel.
The baby gibbon is on exhibit in the zoo’s Indonesian Rain Forest. The zoo said the tiny ape clings to its mother’s underside.
Javan gibbons are endangered and the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo is one of only two zoos in North America to exhibit this rare species.