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Silverback Bwindi gorilla

Silverback Bwindi gorilla
Silverback Bwindi gorilla
The Mountain Gorilla is one of two subspecies of Eastern Gorillas, though Bwindi's population of mountain gorillas is considered to be a separate sub-species by some experts. Some 700 mountain gorillas are believed to exist in the wild between populations in Congo, Uganda, and Rwanda.
Image code: ug8_6068
Photographer: Rhett Butler
Photographed In: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, East Africa Uganda
Camera: Canon
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Date Uploaded: 2006-Jun-25 | Last Update: Aug 5, 2013

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