The Barbary Macaque



The first female Barbary ape arrived here in 1986 and she's called Trottinette. Since that day, many other Barbary Macaques have come to join her. Most of them were illegally imported into France from Morocco, despite being a protected species in Europe. Those in Gibraltar are indeed the only free-living monkeys in Europe today.

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