Largest of the four great apes, the gorilla is a shy, gentle, peaceful animal.

Credits

Image: Gorilla by Eric Kilby

Infomation sourced from:

The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (2015), Gorilla gorilla [online], Available from: http://www.iucnredlist.org/search [accessed 25/06/2015].

World Wildlife Fund (2015), Mountain Gorilla [online], Available from: http://wwf.panda.org/what_we_do/endangered_species/great_apes/gorillas/mountain_gorilla/ [accessed 25/06/2015].

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