Did You Know: Gorillas have a Life Span of 25-35 Years?



The usual life span of a gorilla living in a natural habitat is 25 – 35 years. Some gorillas (both free-living and captive), especially females, live well into their 40’s.

The oldest known gorilla was a captive male named Massa who lived to be 54. years old.

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