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A young Mountain Gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei) rests in his mothers embrace in the remote rainforests of Africa.

© Tesni Ward / Biosphoto

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Having hiked for several hours through the dense rainforest, we eventually located the Gorillas we’d been tracking. With several young members in the troop, it was clear that the protection the rangers afforded this animals was paying off. This juvenile rested in his mothers arms after some time spent foraging.

Keywords

Wild animal / Mammal / Primate

Wild animal / Mammal / Primate / Old world monkey / Great Ape / Gorilla / Eastern Gorilla (Gorilla beringei) / Mountain gorilla (Gorilla gorilla berengei)

Month of year / July

Species / Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) / CITES Appendix 1

Species / IUCN Red List of Threatened Species / Threatened endangered species / Critically Endangered (IUCN) CR

Well-being

Best of

Shot / Front shot

Shot / Portrait

Emotion / Tenderness

Rest

Enumeration / Alone

Continent / Africa

Area / Forest / Tropical forest / Tropical rainforest

Individual / Nobody

Latin keywords

Vertébré / Mammalia / Primates / Haplorhini / Catarrhini / Hominidae / Gorillinae / Gorilla

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