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Dominant Silverback Rano Dies, Group’s Future to be Determined

Silverback Rano a  year before his deathDian Fossey Gorilla Fund trackers found dominant silverback Rano dead on July 28. He was 21 years old and the son of legendary silverback Titus.  Surviving group members include three young silverbacks, but it remains to be seen who will lead the group.




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