Western Lowland Gorilla

Photo of Western Lowland Gorilla

Knuckle-walking: Gorillas walk on the knuckles of their hands and the soles of their feet.

Latin name: Gorilla gorilla gorilla Where: Gorilla World Height: 5 to 6 ft Weight: Male - Up to 400 lbs, Female - Up to 200 lbs Lifespan: 31 yrs Habitat: Tropical forest Diet: Fruits, leaves, and small invertebrates Risk Status: Species at Risk (IUCN—Critically endangered) Range: Central Africa


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