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Gorilla Geoffroy 1852 (gorilla)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Hominidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 97178

Synonyms: Gorilla (Pseudogorilla) Elliot 1912 (no. 232974), Pseudogorilla Elliot 1912 (no. 164185)

Parent taxon: Hominoidea according to I. S. Zalmout et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Chororapithecus, Equatorius, Hominidae, Hylobatidae, Langsonia, Pan, Proconsulidae, Rukwapithecus, Samburupithecus

Subtaxa: Gorilla gorilla

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore