"Gorilla gorilla" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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This single species of Gorilla, which is a member of the HOMINIDAE family, is the largest and most powerful of the PRIMATES. It is distributed in isolated scattered populations throughout forests of equatorial Africa.
- Gorilla gorilla
- Gorilla gorillas
- gorillas, Gorilla
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Gorilla gorilla" by people in Profiles.
Projecting the impact of an ebola virus outbreak on endangered mountain gorillas. Sci Rep. 2023 04 07; 13(1):5675.
The evolution and changing ecology of the African hominid oral microbiome. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2021 05 18; 118(20).
An assessment of touchscreens for testing primate food preferences and valuations. Behav Res Methods. 2019 04; 51(2):639-650.
Foraging in a social setting: a comparative analysis of captive gorillas and chimpanzees. Primates. 2019 Mar; 60(2):125-131.
Stillbirth rates across three ape species in accredited American zoos. Am J Primatol. 2018 06; 80(6):e22870.
Metabolic acceleration and the evolution of human brain size and life history. Nature. 2016 05 19; 533(7603):390-2.
Daily travel distances of zoo-housed chimpanzees and gorillas: implications for welfare assessments and space requirements. Primates. 2016 Jul; 57(3):395-401.
Asymmetries in the production of self-directed behavior by chimpanzees and gorillas during a computerized cognitive test. Anim Cogn. 2016 Mar; 19(2):343-50.
Western lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) birth patterns and human presence in zoological settings. Zoo Biol. 2015 Nov; 34(6):518-21.
The effects of group type and young silverbacks on wounding rates in western lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) groups in North American zoos. Zoo Biol. 2015 Jul-Aug; 34(4):296-304.