Gorillas are ground-dwelling, predominantly herbivorous apes that inhabit the
forests of central ..... Females form strong relationships with males to gain mating
opportunities and protection from p...
Feb 4, 2015 ... A relatively new female to the group wants to mate with the dominant male. But
his lack of interest pushes her towards one of the more juvenile ...
Dec 21, 2010 ... Silverback charging and rare footage of gorillas mating. Filmed in Rwanda on a
World Primate Safaris gorilla tracking trip.
Feb 6, 2014 ... Gorilla Breeding and Reproduction. Gorillas are mammals with a reproduction
behavior similar to that of other hominids. A lot of research has ...
Jun 27, 2013 ... In other words - according to zoologist Sharon Redrobe - getting gorillas to breed
in captivity is challenging, not least for the chosen male.
Gorilla gorillawestern gorilla(Also: western lowland gorilla) ... As in humans, there
is no fixed breeding season for gorillas, and females menstruate every 28 ...
There is no special breeding season and gorillas may mate at any time of the
year. It is not always the lead male in a group who mates with the females in his ...
A fully-grown male gorilla weighs up to 400 pounds and measures about 5 ½ feet
tall. .... This is a cooperative breeding program, with a number of zoos working ...
May 16, 2016 ... Apparently a gorilla was taught sign language. Could selective breeding over
50000 years produce a sophisticated language in gorillas, and ...
Aug 7, 2010 ... London Zoo announced that, in August, Kesho, an 11-year-old male "blackback"
gorilla will be imported from Dublin in the hope he might ...