Gorilla gorilla ssp. diehli 

Scope: Global
Language: English

Translate page into:

Bibliography [top]

Anonymous. 1934. Notes on gorilla. Nigerian Field 3: 92–102.

Arandjelovic, M., Bergl, R.A., Ikfuingei, R., Jameson, C., Parker, M. and Vigilant, L. 2015. Detection dog efficacy for collecting faecal samples from the critically endangered Cross River gorilla (Gorilla gorilla diehli) for genetic censusing. Royal Society Open Science 2: 140423.

Bergl, R.A. 2006. Conservation Biology of the Cross River Gorilla (Gorilla gorilla diehli). City University of New York.

Bergl, R.A. and Vigilant, L. 2007. Genetic analysis reveals population structure and recent migration within the highly fragmented range of the Cross River gorilla (Gorilla gorilla diehli). Molecular Ecology 16: 501–516.

Bergl, R.A., Bradley, B.J., Nsubuga, A. and Vigilant, L. 2008. Effects of habitat fragmentation, population size and demographic history on genetic diversity: the Cross River gorilla in a comparative context. American Journal of Primatology 70: 848–859.

Bergl, R.A., Warren, Y., Nicholas, A., Dunn, A., Imong, I., Sunderland-Groves, J.L. and Oates, J.F. 2012. Remote sensing analysis reveals habitat, dispersal corridors and expanded distribution for the Critically Endangered Cross River gorilla, Gorilla gorilla diehli. Oryx 46: 278–289.

De Vere, R.A., Warren, Y., Nicholas, A., Mackenzie, M.E. and Higham, J.P. 2011. Nest site ecology of the Cross River gorilla at the Kagwene Gorilla Sanctuary, Cameroon, with special reference to anthropogenic influence. American Journal of Primatology 73: 253–261.

Dunn, A., Bergl, R., Byler, D., Eben-Ebai, S., Etiendem, D.N., Fotso, R., Ikfuingei, R., Imong, I., Jameson, C., Macfie, L., Morgan, B., Nchanji, A., Nicholas, A., Nkembi, L., Omeni, F., Oates, J., Pokempner, A., Sawyer, S. and Williamson, E.A. 2014. Revised Regional Action Plan for the Conservation of the Cross River Gorilla (Gorilla gorilla diehli): 2014–2019. IUCN/SSC Primate Specialist Group and Wildlife Conservation Society, New York.

Etiendem, D.N. and Tagg N. 2013. Feeding ecology of Cross River gorillas (Gorilla gorilla diehli) at Mawambi Hills: the influence of resource seasonality. International Journal of Primatology 34: 1261–1280.

Groves C. 2001. Primate Taxonomy. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC, USA.

Groves, C.P. 2005. A note on the affinities of the Ebo Forest gorilla. Gorilla Journal 31: 19–21.

Groves, J.L. 2001. Gorillas of Takamanda, Mone and Mbulu forest, Cameroon. Gorilla Journal 22: 27–29.

Harcourt, A.H., Stewart, K.J. and Inahoro, I. 1989. Gorilla quest in Nigeria. Oryx 23: 7–13.

Imong, I., Robbins, M.M., Mundry, R., Bergl, R.A. and Kuhl, H.S. 2014. Informing conservation management about structural versus functional connectivity: a case-study of Cross River gorillas. American Journal of Primatology 76: 978–988.

Imong, I., Robbins, M.M., Mundry, R., Bergl, R. and Kühl, H.S. 2013. Distinguishing ecological constraints from human activity in species range fragmentation: the case of Cross River gorillas. Animal Conservation 17: 323–331.

IUCN. 2016. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-2. Available at: (Accessed: 04 September 2016).

IUCN. 2016. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-3. Available at: (Accessed: 07 December 2016).

March, E.W. 1957. Gorillas of eastern Nigeria. Oryx 4: 30–34.

McFarland, K.L. 2007. Ecology of Cross River Gorillas (Gorilla gorilla diehli) on Afi Mountain, Cross River State, Nigeria. City University of New York.

Oates, J.F., McFarland, K.L., Groves, J.L., Bergl, R.A., Linder, J.M. and Disotell, T.R. 2003. The Cross River gorilla: the natural history and status of a neglected and critically endangered subspecies. In: A. Taylor and M. Goldsmith (eds), Gorilla Biology: A Multidisciplinary Perspective, pp. 472–497. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Oates, J.F., Sunderland-Groves, J.L., Bergl, R., Dunn, A., Nicholas, A., Takang, E., Omeni, F., Imong, I. Fotso, R., Nkembi, L. and Williamson, E.A. 2007. Regional Action Plan for the Conservation of the Cross River Gorilla (Gorilla gorilla diehli). IUCN/SSC Primate Specialist Group and Conservation International, Arlington, VA.

Prado-Martinez, J., Sudmant, P.H., Kidd, J.M., Li H., Kelley J.L. et al. 2013. Great ape genetic diversity and population history. Nature 499: 471–475.

Sarmiento, E.E. and Oates, J.F. 2000. The Cross River gorillas: a distinct subspecies, Gorilla gorilla diehli Matschie 1904. American Museum Novitates 3304: 1–55.

Sawyer, S.C. 2012. Subpopulation range estimation for conservation planning: a case study of the critically endangered Cross River gorilla. Biodiversity and Conservation 21: 1589–1606.

Sawyer, S.C. and Brashares, J.S. 2013. Applying resource selection functions at multiple scales to prioritize habitat use by the endangered Cross River gorilla. Diversity and Distributions 19: 943–954.

Sunderland-Groves, J.L., Ekinde, A. and Mboh, H. 2009. Nesting behavior of Gorilla gorilla diehli at Kagwene Mountain, Cameroon: implications for assessing group size and density. International Journal of Primatology 30: 253–266.

Sunderland-Groves, J.L., Maisels, F. and Ekinde, A. 2003. Surveys of the Cross River Gorilla and Chimpanzee populations in Takamanda Forest Reserve, Cameroon. In: J.A. Comiskey, T.C.H. Sunderland and J.L. Sunderland-Groves (eds). Takamanda - the biodiversity of an African Rainforest, 8: 129-140. Washington, DC., Smithsonian Institution.

Thalmann, O., Wegmann, D., Spitzner, M., Arandjelovic, M., Guschanski, K., Leuenberger, C., Bergl, R.A. and Vigilant, L. 2011. Historical sampling reveals dramatic demographic changes in western gorilla populations. BMC Evolutionary Biology 11: 85.

Williamson, E.A., Maisels, F.G., Groves, C.P., Fruth, B., Humle, T.H., Morton, F.B., Richardson, M.C., Russon, A. and Singleton, I. 2013. Hominidae. In: R.A. Mittermeier, A.B. Rylands and D.E. Wilson (eds), Handbook of the Mammals of the World, pp. 792–854. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

Citation: Bergl, R.A., Dunn, A., Fowler, A., Imong, I., Ndeloh, D., Nicholas, A. & Oates, J.F. 2016. Gorilla gorilla ssp. diehli (errata version published in 2016). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T39998A102326240. . Downloaded on 27 May 2018.
Disclaimer: To make use of this information, please check the <Terms of Use>.
Feedback: If you see any errors or have any questions or suggestions on what is shown on this page, please provide us with feedback so that we can correct or extend the information provided