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 ...
Nearly 90% of orangutans' diet is composed of fruit. They eat more than 400
different plant varieties. Orangutans favor a fruit called durians. Durians are
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
The complete observed orangutan food list contains 1693 species, which
includes 1666 plant species, 16 invertebrate, 4 vertebrate and 7 other. Plant food
Because over 60% of their diet is fruit (based on averaging thousands of
observations), they are considered frugivores; however, orangutans also will eat
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, ...
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.
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
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 ...