Como Park Zoo & Conservatory
Species: Gorilla gorilla gorilla (Western Lowland)
Geographic Range: Central Africa
Size: 200-500 pounds
Lifespan: up to 50 years
Conservation Status: Critically endangered
Find them with the Primates Map
- Gorillas can live up to 40 years in the wild and 50 years in captivity.
- Gorillas are the largest of all primates.
- In the wild, gorillas live together in groups called troops.
- Adult male gorillas can eat up to 40 pounds of food each day.