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Gorillas - Good Luck Minis®

SKU 343322

  • 192 Pieces Per Bag. Only Available in Bulk Purchase.
  • There are two types of Gorillas: western lowland gorillas and eastern mountain gorillas. Both live in central Africa south of the Sahara Desert, and both are critically endangered. Gorillas are the largest of the great apes, with adults easily topping 400 pounds.
  • Scientific Name: Gorilla gorilla
  • Characteristics: These stately mini Gorilla figures make wonderful educational toys as reminders of the need for conservation and awareness.
  • Size and Color: Coal-black mini Gorillas have realistic fur-like texture and are about the size of a large button.
  • Gorillas are part of the Good Luck Minis® collection
  • All of our products are Non-toxic and BPA free
  • History

    The geographic range of all types of Gorillas extends from Lake Victoria to the western coast of central Africa. The range of the Eastern Gorilla is much smaller, and the two types are separated by large swaths of farmed and developed land. Although Gorillas are critically endangered, significant efforts are underway to protect them. Reserves have been set aside, and hunting or capture of Gorillas is illegal. Law enforcement presence is increasing to ensure that protected areas remain sacrosanct. Some gorillas have also been vaccinated against the Ebola virus. Through these efforts, for example, the entire Mountain Gorilla population now lives in protected areas. Significant challenges remain, however, and education and vigilance remain important.

    • Recommended Age: 5+
    • Size in cm: 5.46 L x 20.25 W x 25.5 H
    • Size in inches: 2.15 L x 7.97 W x 10.04 H
    • UPC: 095866343309