A new Ah Meng has been chosen as the face of the Singapore Zoo, eight years after the passing of the iconic Sumatran orang utan. Four-year-old Ishta was picked from the late Ah Meng's six living descendants and will take on her grandmother's name. Ishta was born on Mar 8, 2011, and is the first offspring of Ah Meng's late daughter Sayang and Galdikas, a male orang utan from Frankfurt Zoo. Like her grandmother, she loves durians and is particular about cleanliness.
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