A newborn gorilla, named Ameli, rests in the arms of her mother, Anya.  Picture: Jack Guez.  (Gorillas comprise the eponymous genus Gorilla, the largest extant genus of primates by size. They are ground-dwelling, predominantly herbivorous apes that inhabit the forests of central Africa).

A newborn gorilla, named Ameli, rests in the arms of her mother, Anya. Picture: Jack Guez. (Gorillas comprise the eponymous genus Gorilla, the largest extant genus of primates by size. They are ground-dwelling, predominantly herbivorous apes that inhabit the forests of central Africa).

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Image detail for -This is the satisfied look of a gorilla who is a hit with the female of the species. Oumbie, a 28st silverback, arrived at Twycross Zoo in Leicestershire on September ...

Image detail for -This is the satisfied look of a gorilla who is a hit with the female of the species. Oumbie, a 28st silverback, arrived at Twycross Zoo in Leicestershire on September ...

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An unsteady baby chimp takes steps away from his mother at a zoo.  - photo by Konrad Wothe

An unsteady baby chimp takes steps away from his mother at a zoo. - photo by Konrad Wothe

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Mother's pride: Nimba the gorilla cradles her newborn baby after giving birth at Dutch zoo
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Love in her eyes: Martha the western lowland gorilla tenderly embraces her two-week-old baby at Gladys Porter Zoo in Texas yesterday

Love in her eyes: Martha the western lowland gorilla tenderly embraces her two-week-old baby at Gladys Porter Zoo in Texas yesterday

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We wouldn't want to let go of this cutie either! Baby Kukena was born at the Bristol Zoo Gardens. (photo: Bristol Zoo/PA)

We wouldn't want to let go of this cutie either! Baby Kukena was born at the Bristol Zoo Gardens. (photo: Bristol Zoo/PA)

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gorillas with babies | Zoo Basel's Gorilla Troop Welcomes New Baby - Neatorama

gorillas with babies | Zoo Basel's Gorilla Troop Welcomes New Baby - Neatorama

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Na na na Diva is a female version of a hustler... of a hustler... of a of a hustler! pahhaaaaaa

Na na na Diva is a female version of a hustler... of a hustler... of a of a hustler! pahhaaaaaa

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Zoo keepers reportedly put her inflated stomach down to being overweight
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