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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: Hominidae according to J.G. Fleagle 2013

Sister taxa: Australopithecinae, Cercopithecina, Danuvius, Dryopithecinae, Hominina, Homininae, Homo troglodytes, Lufengpithecus, Oreopithecus, Pierolapithecus, Ponginae, Preanthropinae, Presbytina, Simiina

Subtaxa: Gorilla beringei, Gorilla gorilla

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore