List of fictional primates in animation

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This is a list of fictional primates in animation, and is a subsidiary to the list of fictional primates. Non-tailed primates such as Chimpanzees, Gorillas and Orangutans are included in the Apes Section. Tailed primates such as Monkeys, Baboons, Aye-ayes and Marmosets are included in the Monkeys Section. This list does not include humans, prehistoric human related species or humanoids.

Apes[edit]

Ape Species Origin Notes
Bingo Gorilla Banana Splits
Bobo Chimpanzee Kim Possible Debuted in the second episode (airtime) of Season 1,[1] and returned in the 13th episode.[2] He is unique in the franchise in that, while he is a recurring secondary character, he has only ever been seen during flashbacks (of Ron describing his unpleasant experiences at Camp Wannaweep).
Bobo Haha Chimpanzee Generator Rex
Bomber Gorilla Battle Spirits: Saikyou Ginga Ultimate Zero
Charles Simian Chimpanzee Captain Simian and the Space Monkeys
Chim-Chim Chimpanzee Speed Racer Pet of Speed's younger brother
Gorilla Gorilla Cromartie High School
Gorilla Gorilla Battle Spirits: Saikyou Ginga Ultimate Zero
Gorilla Megalo Gorilla Kore wa Zombie desu ka? Of the Dead
Gori-san Gorilla Jungle King Tar-chan
Grape Ape Gorilla The Great Grape Ape Show A 40-foot-tall purple gorilla with the mind of a child.
Forever Gorilla JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (2000)
King Gorilla Gorilla The Venture Bros. Super-villain and "scared straight" counselor
King Louie Orangutan The Jungle Book A fictional orangutan who kidnaps Mowgli in Disney's 1967 animated musical adaptation of The Jungle Book.
Magilla Gorilla Gorilla The Magilla Gorilla Show Mr. Peebles banana guzzling pet, waiting to be sold.
Mojo Jojo Chimpanzee The Powerpuff Girls A madman with megalomania
Mr. Nesmith Chimpanzee Planet Sheen In the service of NASA, originally a normal ape, but when his rocket crashed on an alien planet he developed advanced intelligence and the ability to speak, due to the higher gravity. Sheen Estevez, the star of the show, often incorrectly refers to him as a Monkey, much to Nesmith's annoyance.
Optimus Primal Gorilla Beast Wars Leader of the Maximals
Mr. Teeny Chimpanzee The Simpsons Krusty the Clown's acting partner and possibly pet and, like Krusty, is addicted to cigarettes.
Windsor Gorilla Gorilla My Gym Partner's a Monkey A wise gorilla and another friend of Adam Lyon

Monkeys[edit]

Ape Species Origin Notes
Abu Monkey Aladdin Aladdin's sidekick.
Baboon Baboon Skunk Fu
Blip Monkey Space Ghost One of Space Ghost's sidekicks.
Boots Monkey Dora The Explorer A 5-year-old monkey whom Dora met one day in the forest, is her best friend. He is friendly and enthusiastic, and usually wears nothing but his beloved red boots.
Buddhist Monkey Monkey Happy Tree Friends Appears in special episodes of Happy Tree Friends. He is golden yellow and wears a brown-orange robe with brown beads and has a pattern of brown dots in the shape of a square on his forehead.
DeeDee Monkey Alakazam the Great
Fuku Monkey Gingitsune: Messenger Fox of the Gods
Captain Huggy Face Monkey WordGirl WordGirl's sidekick. Also known as Bob.
Ete-kichi Jungle King Tar-chan
Evil Monkey Monkey Family Guy The evil monkey that torments Chris Griffin in Family Guy.
Furge Monkey Seitokai Yakuindomo
Goku Monkey Gokudo
George Monkey Curious George
Gleek Monkey Super Friends A blue "space monkey" and the pet of Zan and Jayna, the Wonder Twins.
I.R. Baboon Baboon I Am Weasel
Jacob P. "Jake" Spidermonkey Spider monkey My Gym Partner's a Monkey Adam's best friend.
Kiki Monkey Magical Sentosa He is the former mascot of Sentosa, Singapore.
Lazlo Spider Monkey Camp Lazlo
Master Monkey Gee's golden langur Kung Fu Panda Member of the Furious Five.
Monkey Monkey Dexter's Laboratory An ordinary looking laboratory monkey, but unknown to Dexter a superhero who stars in the Dial M for Monkey shorts.
Miss Lucy Simian Baboon The Amazing World of Gumball The teacher and antagonist of Gumball Watterson
Mohter's Goku Monkey Gokudo
Playful Heart Monkey Monkey Care Bears One of the Care Bear Cousins. He has yellow-orange fur and his tummy symbol is a red heart-shaped balloon with party favours.
Rafiki Mandrill The Lion King A friend of the lion pride and wise mentor to a depressed adult Simba.
Sasuke Sarutobi Monkey Hyakka Ryouran: Samurai Bride

Prosimians[edit]

Ape Species Origin Notes
Maurice Aye-aye Madagascar King Julien's advisor.
Momo Lemur Avatar: The Last Airbender A winged lemur
Murphy Bushbaby Daisougen no Chiisana Tenshi Bush Baby
Mort Mouse lemur Madagascar Small, cute and cuddly, he makes King Julien's favourite push and fling toy.
King Julien Ring-tailed lemur Madagascar Self indulgent and conceited, but fun-loving king of the Madagascar jungle.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kim Possible, episode 2, Sink or Swim (7 June 2002)
  2. ^ Kim Possible, episode 13, Monkey Fist Strikes (13 September 2002)