by Kathy Salerni.(2) A BetterPhoto Members Favorite!
Memba is the only wild-born gorilla at the San Diego Zoo. He weighs about 350 pounds and takes his duties as guardian of the troop very seriously, always keeping tabs on each member’s whereabouts and breaking up any fights. It can be a stressful job: in the wild, silverbacks are lucky to live 30 years, but Memba is currently 41 years old and doing well!
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