ⓘ Moja (chimpanzee)

                                     

ⓘ Moja (chimpanzee)

Moja was a chimpanzee at the Chimpanzee and Human Communication Institute. She was born at the Laboratory for Experimental Medicine and Surgery in Primates. In infanthood Moja was treated in a similar way to a child, and immersed in an environment of American Sign Language.

Participating in gambling activities, it was observed by changing her appearance, and in the presence of the mirror, using clothing, masks and makeup. She was also observed to place the glasses on the head, in the mirror, make the sign language sign for "glasses" at one time, also using the mirror to apply lip gloss and pencil for the same purpose.