Chimpanzees (sometimes called chimps) are one of the two species of the genus
Pan, the other being the bonobo. Together with gorillas, they are the only ...
Like us, chimps are highly social animals, care for their offspring for years and
can live to be over 50. In fact, chimpanzees are our closest cousins; we share ...
Visit the Chimpanzee website to watch videos, browse photos, download
educational materials, and buy the movie on Blu-ray and DVD.
Chimpanzees are all black but are born with pale faces and a white tail tuft, both
of which darken with age. They have prominent ears and both males and ...
Chimpanzees can be found from Southern Senegal across the forested belt north
of ... in Tanzania is the first park in Africa specifically created for chimpanzees.
When Dr. Goodall started her study of chimpanzees in 1960, very little was
known about their behaviour in the wild. Since then, chimpanzees have offered ...
Chimpanzees are highly social beings, just like humans. Social interactions are
essential in a chimpanzee's development, learning and overall wellbeing.
COMMON NAME: chimpanzee, chimp. KINGDOM: Animalia. PHYLUM: Chordata.
CLASS: Mammalia. ORDER: Primates. FAMILY: Hominidae. GENUS ...
Chimpanzees are great apes that are closely related to humans. These intelligent
primates live in a variety of environments in western and central Africa.
Chimpanzees have already disappeared from 4 African countries, and are
nearing extinction in many others. Deforestation and commercial hunting for ...