The Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium is a zoo in Omaha, Nebraska, located at 3701 South 10th Street and which is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and is member of the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums. It was opened to the public in 1894 as Riverview Park Zoo and its animal collection have grown up till ourdays to house 17000 animals of 960 species. The major exhibits at the park include Lied Jungle, Desert Dome, Kingdoms of the Night, Scott Aquarium, or Cat Complex (the biggest of its kind in North America). The first gorillas arriving at Omaha Zoo was a group of three animales that arrived from Africa in June 1965 and whose names were Bridgette and Benoit (the females) and Francois (the male). Benoit was the mother of the first baby gorilla when she gave birth in August 1969 a male who did not live longer after birth.
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Photos © Scott Richardson

Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
keeps ten gorillas in three groups:


GROUP 1: 

TAMBO

MUKE

TIMU

BAMBIO

KGOSI


 

GROUP 2:

SAMSON

TIMMY


GROUP 3:

N'GOMA

KIJITO

TATU



Family Tree (Genealogical Chart):

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