Gorillas Make a Splash
- Gorillas Splash Out. Sullivan, Rachel; Hickey, Georgina // Nature Australia;Spring2002, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p20
Focuses on a research which investigated why Western Lowland Gorillas engage in water displays. Findings.
- FACTORS INFLUENCING RANGING BEHAVIOR OF EASTERN LOWLAND GORILLAS IN THE KAHUZI-BIEGA NATIONAL PARK, DRC. Yamagiwa, J.; Basabose, A. K.; Matsubara, M.; Sprague, D.; Iwasaki, N. // International Journal of Primatology;Feb2006 Supplement, Vol. 27, p272
The article presents the abstract of the paper "Factors Influencing Ranging Behavior of Eastern Lowland Gorillas in the Kahuzi-Biega National Park, DRC," by J. Yamagiwa and colleagues, to be presented at the 21st Congress of the International Primatological Society in Entebbe, Uganda from June...
- TWIN OFFSPRING IN THE MOUNTAIN GORILLA (GORILLA BERINGEI BERINGEI) -MATERNAL INVESTMENT AND INFANT BEHAVIOURAL DEVELOPMENT. Uwingeli, P.; Fletcher, A. W.; Fawcett, K. A. // International Journal of Primatology;Feb2006 Supplement, Vol. 27, p355
The article presents the abstract of the paper "Twin Offspring in the Mountain Gorilla (Gorilla Beringei Beringei): Maternal Investment and Infant Behavioural Development," by P. Uwingeli and colleagues, to be presented at the 21st Congress of the International Primatological Society in Entebbe,...
- An unusual social display by gorillas. Pernell, Richard J.; Buchanan-Smith, Hannah M. // Nature;7/19/2001, Vol. 412 Issue 6844, p294
Presents information on a study which observed the social displays of wild western lowland gorillas in water. Methodology; Results; Conclusions.
- The smart gorilla's recipe book. Byrne, Richard W. // Natural History;Oct95, Vol. 104 Issue 10, p13
Focuses on the food habits of gorillas. Stripping of leaves; Plant-preparation talents of gorillas; How gorillas are antisocial and territorial while feeding; Simplicity of the stomach of the gorilla; Imposition of human structures on learned behavior; Complexity of the techniques used by...
- IN THE PRESENCE OF GIANTS. Jenkins, Mark // National Geographic;Jan2008, Vol. 213 Issue 1, p88
This article tells of a western lowland gorilla family being observed by American Diane Doran-Sheehy in a preserve on the border of the Republic of the Congo. The family consists of one patriarch, four wives and their children. Observation by Doran-Sheehy and others at her Mondika Research...
- Gorillas. // National Geographic World;Sep86, Issue 133, p14
Baby gorillas at the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle ride mother's back instead of on the mother's stomach as they do in the wild.
- Gordy and Schroeder growing up. // National Geographic World;May89, Issue 165, p26
Describes the close friendship between Gordy and Schroeder, two young gorillas who live at the San Diego Wild Animal Park in Escondido, Calif. Background on the two gorillas; Development of friendship.
- Gorillas clap when scientist appears. // Current Science;12/1/89, Vol. 75 Issue 7, p14
Reports on a behavior typical of lowland gorillas in African rain forests, clapping, when they are upset. Gorilla characteristics.