It looks like this gorilla just wants a “little less conversation, a little more action.”
A gorilla at the Prague Zoo in the Czech Republic has gone viral after an amateur photographer captured an image of the massive mammal curling its lip reminiscent of Elvis Presley, while holding parsley like a microphone, British news agency SWNS reports.
“Richard is sitting in an outdoor enclosure and looks like he is singing for visitors who came to see him,” Lucie Štěpničková told the news outlet.
“At the same time, he eats parsley and looks very sexy,” Štěpničková added.
Gorillas are affectionate creatures, 그만큼 Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund notes. These primates tend to show affection by grooming one another, 거들기 “form and strengthen social bonds between individuals,” the human equivalent of holding hands, the organization added.
Unlike chimpanzees, which are seen kissing, gorillas tend to be more “socially reserved,” but have been spotted outwardly showing reassuring or embracing touches, 에 따르면 PBS.
Pictures of a newborn western lowland gorilla recently went 바이러스 after its mother was spotted holding her offspring in her arms.