Grauer’s Gorilla

Grauer's Gorilla


The Grauer’s Gorilla is the largest living primate!

It shares 98.3 percent of its DNA with humans and is the largest of the four gorilla subspecies. Its diet includes fruits, leaves, stems and bark. It spends long hours feeding on tree and plant matter every day.

Grauer’s gorillas are highly sociable, very peaceful and live in groups of two to over 30. They are currently threatened by habitat loss.