The Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) is a species of orangutan native to the island of Borneo. Together with the Sumatran orangutan, it belongs to the only genus of ...
Bornean Orangutan Facts (Pongo pygmaeus). The Bornean orangutan is only one of two Asian “great” primates known to exist, in the region. This species of
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Orangutans; Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) Scientific classification; Kingdom: Animalia: Phylum: Chordata: Class: Mammalia: Order: Primates: Family: Hominidae
The Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) is one of only two species of orangutan, which together are the only species of great apes to be found in Asia . Orangutan ...
Range Description: The Bornean orangutan is endemic to the island of Borneo where it is present in the two Malaysian states of Sabah and Sarawak, as well as in three ...
Bornean orangutan. Bornean orangutans live high in the tropical canopy of Borneo's forests, where they survive predominantly on fruit and sleep in nests constructed ...
DESCRIPTION: One of the two species of orangutan: Bornean (Pongo pygmaeus) has a round face with dark red coat; Sumatran (Pongo abelii), which has a long narrow face ...
Scientific Name: -Bornean: Pongo pygmaeus-Sumatran: Pongo abelii Conservation Status: Sumatran orangutans are critically endangered; Bornean orangutans are endangered.