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Orangutan Predators - Orangutan Facts and Information


Orangutan Enemies. The orangutan doesn't have very many predators by nature. However, they also don't have very much to defend themselves with so it is a ...

What are the orangutans predators? - Quora


Oct 20, 2015 ... Oranguatans are actually very rare and are found in only two places in the world ( Botswana & Borneo). They're also large and aggressive ...

How do orangutans protect themselves? - Ask.com


While orangutans have few natural predators, these arboreal apes are capable of defending themselves when needed, using their sharp teeth and exceptional ...

Sumatran Orang-utan (Pongo abelii) - Animals - A-Z Animals ...


Sumatran Orang-utan Predators and Threats Historically Sumatran Orang-utans would have been threatened by numerous predators on the forest floor and ...

Bornean Orang-utan (Pongo pygmaeus) - Animals - A-Z Animals ...


Also known as the Red Ape, the Bornean Orang-utan is the second largest ape species in the world (after the ... Bornean Orang-utan Predators and Threats

Threats to Orangutans | Orangutan Conservancy


A crisis exists for orangutans. In 2016, the Orangutan Conservancy believes there are only about 45,000 orangutans remaining in Borneo and Sumatra.

Orangutan - Zoo Atlanta


Bornean orangutans: Adult males average 4+ feet and 130 to 165 pounds; adult ... only natural predator; Bornean orangutans have no natural predators.

Orangutan - Pongo pygmaeus - Blue Planet Biomes


Orangutans live in the tree tops of the Southeast Asian tropical rainforests of ... It's biggest natural enemies are humans because they poach, trap, and sell them ...

Orangutan | San Diego Zoo Animals


Bornean orangutans are more heavy-set than the Sumatran species. ... spend more time in the trees than Bornean orangutans, which don't have those predators ...

Orangutan Behavior | Orangutan Foundation International


Social Organization Orangutans are semi-solitary species but remain, to some ... Also, mothers probably protect young orangutans from predators such as ...

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What Eats Orangutans?


Mar 30, 2010 ... On Sumatra, the orangutan's main predators, or natural enemies, are tigers and leopards. Tigers are very rare, however, because people have ...

Enemies of an orangutan - Answers.com


the only enemies of an orangutan are humans....we don't hunt these animals but by habitata destruction thanks.we are the only enimies of the orangutan.

All About Orangutans - EnchantedLearning.com


NATURAL ENEMIES The animal that poses the biggest threat to the orangutan is man (who uses its habitat and sells young orangutans as pets). POPULATION