The Bornean orangutan diet is composed of over 400 types of food, including
wild figs, durians, leaves, seeds, bird eggs, flowers, honey, ...
Over 400 food types have been documented as part of the orangutans' diet, and
although it consists mainly of fruit, in times of scarcity orangutans will shift their ...
The orangutan diet is made up of bark, leaves, flowers, a variety of insects, and
most importantly, over 300 kinds of fruit.Termites and ants are part of their diet to
Approximately 90% of the diet that an orangutan consumes is fruit. What they will
consume depends on their natural habitat as well as the season.
Orangutans are now found only on the islands of Borneo and Sumatra with the ...
Diet. Orangutans primarily eat ripe fruit, along with young leaves, bark, flowers, ...
Sep 26, 2015 ... For the first time a Bornean orangutan has been seen eating meat. Both species
of orangutan, once thought to be vegetarian, are now known to ...
Orangutans are omnivores (they eat both plants and animals) but are mostly
herbivorous (plants comprise most of their diet). They eat fruit (their favorite food),
Nutrition. Over 50% of an Orangutan's diet is made up of fruit. Orangutans travel
as far and as fast as they need to in their home ranges to find food. Although fruit
Dec 14, 2011 ... Orangutans in Borneo can survive potential starvation by using their body fat and
muscles as energy until a bounty of food is available, ...
Threatened by the destruction of its forest environment to make room for farms
and villages, and to harvest lumber. Diet in the wild: Orangutans are omnivorous;