Gorillas are ground-dwelling, predominantly herbivorous apes that inhabit the forests of central . Adult male gorillas are known as silverbacks due to the characteristic silver hair on their backs reaching to the hips. The tallest gorilla recorded.
The mountain gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei) is one of the.
The eastern lowland gorilla or Grauer's gorilla (Gorilla beringei.
The western gorilla (Gorilla gorilla) is a great ape—the type.