A Gorilla That Could Communicate In Sign Language

 

It was claimed that Koko the gorilla could use more than 1,000 signs to communicate in Gorilla Sign Language. Koko was able to show novel thought, for example, she wasn’t taught a sign for ‘ring’ but managed to communicate it through signs for ‘finger’ and ‘bracelet’.

gorilla-and-her-baby

Gorillas’ natural habitats cover tropical or subtropical forests in Africa.

Related Posts
The African Spurred Tortoise (Geochelone sulcata) is also known as the ‘Grooved Tortoise’, the ‘Spur
The Bactrian Camel (Camelus bactrianus) is a large even-toed ungulate native to the steppes of
De Brazza’s Monkey (Cercopithecus neglectus) is an Old World monkey that was named by French
Armadillos belong to the order ‘Cingulata’. They are related to Anteaters and Sloths (superorder Xenarthra)
The Big Eyed Squirrel Fish (Myripristis species) is also known as the ‘Blotcheye Soldierfish’, ‘Red
The Atlantic Puffin (Fratercula arctica) is one of four types of puffin and is a

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Animal Encyclopedia