Gorilla gorilla


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Noun1.Gorilla gorilla - largest anthropoid apeGorilla gorilla - largest anthropoid ape; terrestrial and vegetarian; of forests of central west Africa
great ape, pongid - any of the large anthropoid apes of the family Pongidae
genus Gorilla - gorillas
Gorilla gorilla beringei, mountain gorilla - gorilla of Kivu highlands
silverback - an adult male gorilla with grey hairs across the back
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blacklocki in western lowland gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) (1).
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A female lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla) of about 47 years of age was presented dead at the postmortem unit of the Department of Veterinary Pathology, University of Ibadan.
So much so that it even featured in my novel, One Day Someday - not least because it enabled me, for perhaps one of the few times in literary history, to create a conversation between my two warring lovers, that involved the words 'gorilla gorilla gorilla'.
Cryptosporidiosis in people sharing habitats with free-ranging mountain gorillas (Gorilla gorilla beringei), Uganda.
Dr Vonk, the lead researcher on the study "Matching based on Biological Categories in Orangutans (Pongo abelii) and a Gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla)" which was published today in the journal PeerJ, said that "the ability of other apes to match stimuli at the level of taxonomic class is a novel finding that tells us that abstract categories can be extracted from visual stimuli in the absence of biological information, verbal labels, or extensive experience with the objects.
INFLUENCE OF ENVIRONMENTAL ENRICHMENT IN CAPTIVE CHIMPANZEES (Pan troglodytes spp.) AND GORILLAS (Gorilla gorilla gorilla): BEHAVIOR AND FAECAL CORTISOL LEVELS
They found high levels of malarial infection among chimpanzees and western gorillas (Gorilla gorilla), populations of which act as natural reservoirs for Plasmodium species, but no infections among eastern gorillas (Gorilla beringei) or bonobos (Pan paniscus).
The Cross River gorilla (Gorilla gorilla diehli) is the most critically endangered subspecies.