Mountain Gorillas are Seriously Endangered

April 11, 2015 12:08 PM

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Mountain Gorillas are Seriously Endangered

According to researchers, they have found that mountain gorillas are severely inbred. The researchers said that mountain gorillas are among the most intensively examined primates in the wild.

Experts said that Mountain Gorillas are also among closest relatives of man. The researchers have taken blood samples from seven Virunga gorillas and it was found that their close knit populations are facing inbreeding at a high level and this might lead to extinction.

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