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 ...
Learn about the Bornean orangutan, as well as the threats this species faces,
what WWF is doing to protect its future, and how you can help.
The orangutan, with its distinctive red-orange hair, is the only ape that inhabits
Asia. Weighing up to 90 kg (200 lb.), the Bornean orangutan is about 1-1.5 m tall
Jul 5, 2016 ... The Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) is now critically endangered
according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature ...
There are two species of orang-utan - the Bornean and Sumatran - which differ a
little in appearance and behavior. While both species have shaggy reddish fur, ...
Jul 7, 2016 ... Orangutan The International Union for Conservation of Nature declared the
Bornean orangutan as "critically endangered" this week. Here ...
Jul 11, 2016 ... The Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) is now critically endangered, with
populations in sharp decline due to habitat destruction and ...
Bornean orangutans are arboreal and rarely descend to the ground. They
generally live in the old growth forests ranging from the lowland swampy areas to
The orangutan is the only great ape that occurs outside Africa, and is the largest
arboreal mammal in the world. Orangutans are extremely intelligent, and have ...
Nov 30, 2015 ... Bornean orangutans are found on the island of Borneo and Sumatra. There are
three subspecies, depending on which section of the islands ...