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
Because over 60% of their diet is fruit (based on averaging thousands of
observations), they are considered frugivores; however, orangutans also will eat
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.
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 ...
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, ...
Orangutans have remarkable abilities for traveling through the forest canopy.
They make their homes in these trees, find their food there, and build tree nests ...
Sumatran orangutans are arboreal, which means they spend most of their time in
the trees. Diet. Sumatran orangutans eat a wide variety of foods. These foods ...