The orangutans are the two exclusively Asian species of extant great apes.
Native to Indonesia and Malaysia, orangutans are currently ...
Orangutan Diet. Print. Primarily frugivorous, orangutans have an important role
as seed dispersers. They selectively choose ripe fruit whose seeds are adapted ...
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 primarily eat ripe fruit, along with young leaves, bark, flowers, honey,
insects, vines, and the inner shoots of plants. One of their preferred foods is the ...
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),
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 ...
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 ...
May 1, 2013 ... When it comes to feeding the orangutan their diet is composed of close to 90%
Hummingbirds are called nectivores, because about 90% of their diet is the
nectar ... The orangutan's arms are longer than its legs, reaching nearly to its