Mountain Gorillas: Similarities And Differences

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The gorilla is a very interesting animal. There are actually 2 kinds of gorilla’s, the mountain gorilla and the lowland gorilla. Even though they are very similar there are some differences, like the mountain gorilla usually has more hair than the lowland gorilla. Another difference is the size. The lowland gorilla is usually 4 to 6 feet tall and they can weight up to 400 pounds, but the mountain gorilla can get up to 485 pounds. The Mountain gorillas live in Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, on green, volcanic mountains. The lowland gorillas live in the forests of central and western Africa. Gorillas are herbivores, and this goes for all the gorillas. They eat stuff such as wild celery, Shoots, Roots, Fruit, tree bark

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