Gorilla beringei (Gorilla gorilla beringei)

Gorilla beringei

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Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Nephrozoa  ⇒ Abzweig: Deuterostomia  ⇒ Stamm: Chordata  ⇒ Unterstamm: Vertebrata  ⇒ Infrastamm: Gnathostomata  ⇒ Superklasse: Tetrapoda  ⇒ Klasse: Mammalia  ⇒ Unterklasse: Theriiformes  ⇒ Infraklasse: Holotheria  ⇒ Superlegion: Trechnotheria  ⇒ Legion: Cladotheria  ⇒ Sublegion: Zatheria  ⇒ Infralegion: Tribosphenida  ⇒ Superkohorte: Theria  ⇒ Kohorte: Placentalia  ⇒ Magnordnung: Epitheria  ⇒ Superordnung: Preptotheria  ⇒ Großordnung: Archonta  ⇒ Ordnung: Primates  ⇒ Unterordnung: Haplorrhini  ⇒ Infraordnung: Simiiformes  ⇒ Parvordnung: Catarrhini  ⇒ Superfamilie: Hominoidea  ⇒ Familie: Hominidae  ⇒ Gattung: Gorilla

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Matschie, 1903

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Gorilla beringei

Alternative Name


Gorilla beringei mikenensis

Lönnberg, 1917
Ref.: E. Lönnberg. 1917. Mammals collected in Central Africa by Captain E. Arrhenius. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar 58(2):1-110



Gorilla gorilla beringei

Matschie, 1903
Ref.: C. P. Groves. 1970. Population systematics of the gorilla. Journal of Zoology 161(3):287-300

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Motility: actively mobile
Habit: ground dwelling
Environment: terrestrial


Compositon of the remains:


Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 1)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • C. J. Burgin, 2018 - How many species of mammals are there? - Journal of Mammalogy (99), 1-14 (journal article, English)
  • C. P. Groves, 1970 - Population systematics of the gorilla - Journal of Zoology (161), 287-300 (journal article, English)
  • E. Lönnberg, 1917 - Mammals collected in Central Africa by Captain E. Arrhenius - Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar (58), 1-110 (journal article, English)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) ZQwpeOoDlU-KcqEYjOREnw
GUID (Global unique identifier) 78290C65-03EA-4F95-8A72-A1188CE4449F
Database ID 172326