JungleDragon is a nature and wildlife community for photographers, travellers and anyone who loves nature. We're genuine, free, ad-free and beautiful.


Western_lowland_gorilla  Central African Republic,Geotagged,Gorilla gorilla gorilla,Spring,Western lowland gorilla Click/tap to enlarge

    comments (2)

  1. So jealous, the Lowland gorilla is high up on my wish list! Lovely photo. Posted 7 years ago
    1. Thank you Claire! Posted 7 years ago

Sign in or Join in order to comment.

The western lowland gorilla is one of two subspecies of the western gorilla that lives in montane, primary, and secondary forests and lowland swamps in central Africa in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea and Gabon. It is the gorilla usually found in zoos. Adult male gorillas are prone to cardiomyopathy, a degenerative heart disease.

Similar species: Primates
Species identified by Tarsier
View Tarsier's profile

By Tarsier

All rights reserved
Uploaded Dec 8, 2015. Captured Apr 23, 2012 17:31 in Unnamed Road, Central African Republic.
  • Canon EOS 7D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/512s
  • ISO6400
  • 310mm