Mountain Gorilla with Two Infants

Female and two infant mountain gorillas (Gorilla beringei beringei) disappearing into the thicket.

The first documented encounter between a European and a mountain gorilla took place near the summit of Sabinyo Volcano, on October 17, 1902. (Cf. Hermann Kiendler, Afrika: die höchsten Berge des Schwarzen Kontinents, Panico Alpinverlag, Köngen 2011, ISBN 978-3-936740-76-9, 274.)

01/21/2013 11:31:08


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