People Surprised Looking At Gorilla Born With A Lack Of Pigmentation On Her Fingers

Have you ever imagine, what if Gorilla born without black colored pigmentation? The reality really amaze a lot of people. The stories happen in Zoo Atlanta: their gorilla Anaka celebrated her 6th birthday. 
To he employees snapped a few pictures of the big gorilla girl and shared them on Facebook. People sending their best wishes. However, the people became more interested with the detail that they observed.
This gorilla girl has a unique patch of pigment on her hand. In the close-up picture, it even looks remarkably juat like human fingers!. How amazing! Let's look how similar the fingers to our human fingers without their gorilla pigmentation.
Read till the end to know how people react when they see these photos.
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People Surprised Looking At Gorilla Born With A Lack Of Pigmentation On Her Fingers

Image credits: Zoo Atlanta
According to the zoo, not only is Anaka’s skin unique, but her personality is as well. “[She’s] often barking at her mom and others to get a prime spot for food and juice,” they wrote on their website. “She is often seen riding piggyback on her brother and sisters.”
Image credits: Zoo Atlanta
Image credits: Zoo Atlanta
Some people were thinking Anaka has vitiligo, a long-term skin condition characterized by patches of the skin losing their pigment. But Morena Lale commented that she wrote to the zoo about it and they didn’t confirm it, “I asked this question … and this is their reply: ‘Well, her skin pigment has always been like that and hasn’t changed over the years, so we think it’s just a cool birthmark.'” To learn more about Anaka’s distinctive feature, Bored Panda has reached out to Zoo Atlanta as well.
Image credits: Zoo Atlanta

Image credits: Zoo Atlanta
Image credits: Zoo Atlanta
Image credits: Zoo Atlanta
Image credits: Zoo Atlanta

Here’s what people said about Anaka and her unique feature

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