Gorillas Sentence Examples
According to native report, the gorillas sleep on these beds, which are of sufficient thickness to raise them a foot or two above the ground, in a sitting posture, with the head inclined forwards on the breast.
At one isolated village the natives, who were unarmed, reported that they not unfrequently saw and heard the gorillas, which broke down the stalks of the plantains in the rear of the habitations to tear out and eat the tender heart.
Male gorillas largely exceed the females in size, and attain a height of from 51 ft.
In the first case Mr Bates states that the tracks and beds indicated the presence of three or four gorillas, some of which were small.
Even when asleep and snoring, gorillas are difficult to approach, since they awake at the slightest rustle, and an attempt to surround the one heard making his bed by the woman resulted in failure.Advertisement
Most gorillas killed by natives are believed by Mr Bates to have been encountered suddenly in the daytime on the ground or in low trees in the outlying clearings.
It was long supposed that the apes encountered on an island off the west coast of Africa by Hanno, the Carthaginian, were gorillas, but in the XII.
It is an outstandingly beautiful area, famous for mountain Gorillas and hundreds of local bird species.
Sir, You appeal for money to save the gorillas.
Still the large size and prominence of the ears proclaim that both "Mafuka" and "Johanna" were chimpanzees and not gorillas.Advertisement
The Zoo has received national recognition for its success in breeding cheetahs, polar bears and lowland gorillas.
This type of evolutionary event not only led to the evolution of modern humans but also of modern chimpanzees and modern gorillas.
There is also a cost for the local transport to take you to & from the starting point to trek the gorillas.
Visitors to gorilla Island can also learn about the Zoo's conservation work to protect gorillas in the wild.
Everyone who takes part will be wearing a full gorilla costume - working to save the world's last mountain gorilla costume - working to save the world's last mountain gorillas.Advertisement
Deep in the jungles of Rwanda live some of the last mountain gorillas on earth.
Primates range from tiny marmosets weighing only a few grams, to huge gorillas weighing 140 180kg.
Also worth noting were Caroline Fulton's Gorillas, and Peter Flanagan's impressive oil painting of Evening Shoppers.
Encountering a group of gorillas and sitting meters away from a great silverback is nothing less than awesome!
Encountering a group of gorillas and sitting meters away from a great silverback is nothing less than awesome !Advertisement
Even gorillas are not vegans; they eat insects!
Gorillas and chimpanzees eat an almost entirely vegan diet with the exception of ingesting a few stray ants when they grab plants in the wild, yet they grow healthy, big and quite strong!
The kids like the moving and roaring gorillas, elephants and lions.
Fully adult gorillas have never been seen alive in captivity - and perhaps never will be, as the creature is ferocious and morose to a degree.
The chance to meet the endangered mountain gorillas is a highlight of any visit to Uganda.Advertisement