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Endangered bonobo born at Twycross

Twycross Zoo has announced the birth of an endangered bonobo. 23 year old bonobo, Banya, gave birth to healthy baby boy after an eight and a half month pregnancy.

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Endangered bonobo born at Twycross Zoo

Banya gave birth to the baby boy in Februrary Credit: Twycross Zoo

Twycross Zoo has announced the birth of an endangered bonobo. 23 year old bonobo, Banya, gave birth to healthy baby boy after an eight and a half month pregnancy.

Twycross Zoo is the only place in the UK to house bonobos Credit: Twycross Zoo

Banya and her newborn, who was born on 20 February, are on show to the public within the bonobo house.

Banya had been pregnant with the baby boy for eight and a half months Credit: Twycross Zoo

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