Their numbers are estimated to have declined by over 60 percent during the last 20-25 years and despite vast conservation efforts they remain listed as "critically endangered" by the World Wildlife organisation.
Visitors may be sad to hear that the Great Ape House remains closed indefinitely to allow Calaya to nurse her infant.
Moke's parents, Calaya and Baraka, were bred following a recommendation from the Association of Zoos and Aquariums' Species Survival Plan. Since then, he and his mother Calaya have become an internet sensation.
Calaya and Moke are Western Iowland Gorillas, which are native to Africa.
The baby's father waited respectfully nearby and let out a contented rumble when Moke was born.
Animal keeper Melba Brown said zoo officials are certain Calaya will be an awesome mother to her new son. I am excited to see how he will fit into the group dynamic. There are a lot of different personalities in this family troop, but they all work together'.
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