(1) Robin's new boss is a gorilla .(2) Here's a great idea...we'll team an attractive, smart, considerate wife with a fat, obnoxious, gorilla of a husband... people will never see this coming!(3) the 800-lb gorilla of the home mortgage industry(4) In fact, Huxley argued, a human differs much less from an ape, such as a chimpanzee or gorilla , than an ape does from a baboon.(5) Western lowland gorilla families vary in size, sometimes numbering more than 20 individuals.(6) The chimp and mountain gorilla are the only great apes found naturally is East Africa.(7) The great apes, chimpanzees, orang-utans or gorillas as well as children respond in the same way.(8) The mountain gorilla was discovered by Western explorers around a century ago.(9) The mountain gorilla , Gorilla beringei beringei, became known to science 100 years ago.(10) It has a relatively short face and canine teeth that are shorter than those of gorillas or chimpanzees.(11) These include the Sumatran orangutan of Indonesia, the mountain gorilla of Africa, and northern muriqui of Brazil.(12) Mayor just returned from tracking the western lowland gorilla in Central African Republic, the subject of an EXPLORER program that will premiere early next year.(13) The mountain gorilla - the most rare with only about 600 animals remaining - is found at high altitudes, generally between 5,400 ft to 12,440 ft, in the Congo, Rwanda and Uganda.(14) One of the most endangered species in the world and the largest living primate, the lowland gorilla originates from the tropical rain forests of equatorial Africa, particularly the Congo and Cameroon.(15) The news contrasts sharply with recent, more detailed surveys for another gorilla subspecies, the eastern mountain gorilla , which is found mainly on the Virunga Mountains in the Congo and Uganda.(16) Conflict, illegal mining, and the growing bush-meat trade have all contributed to a 70 percent population decline of the eastern lowland gorilla , according to conservation groups that announced the preliminary findings this week.