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Boston’s Newest Gorilla Needs A Name

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This baby gorilla at Franklin Park Zoo now has a name. (credit: Zoo New England)

This baby gorilla at Franklin Park Zoo now has a name. (credit: Zoo New England)

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BOSTON (CBS) — The newest addition to the Tropical Forest at the Franklin Park Zoo needs a name – and visitors will choose it.

The female western lowland gorilla was born on Novmber 3 to her parents Kiki and Kitombe.

kiki and baby Bostons Newest Gorilla Needs A Name

Kiki and her youngest daughter at the Franklin Park Zoo. (credit: Zoo New England)

She has two older sisters, Kira, age 11, and Kimani, age 6.

The zoo is inviting guests to submit names at a submission box at the Tropical Forest until February 25.

The winning name will be selected and announced on February 26.

The person who submits the winning name will receive a family membership to the zoo and a behind-the-scene tour for six people.

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