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What Do Gorillas Eat?
Gorillas are herbivores which means that they only consume plant live. Many people assume that with the sharp teeth of gorillas they also consume meat but that isn’t true.
Gorilla males are ready to mate when they are approximately 13 years of age. For females it is about 10 years of age. Gorilla mating happens all year round.
The mountain gorilla is one of the world's most endangered primates. Estimations indicate that there are only about 300 mature individuals left in the wild.
This subspecies, the biggest of all primates in the world, inhabits mountain tropical forests and lowland tropical forests.
The western lowland gorilla is the smallest subspecies, but the body of both genders is robust and powerful. Interesting facts about Gorilla gorilla gorilla.
Is the most threatened of all subspecies by habitat loss, poaching and loss of genetic diversity. Characteristics of Gorilla gorilla diehli or Cross River gorilla.