Pongo pygmaeus


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Noun1.Pongo pygmaeus - large long-armed ape of Borneo and Sumatra having arboreal habitsPongo pygmaeus - large long-armed ape of Borneo and Sumatra having arboreal habits
great ape, pongid - any of the large anthropoid apes of the family Pongidae
genus Pongo, Pongo - type genus of the family Pongidae: orangutans
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That something doesn't seem to have bottlenecked gibbons and macaques that shared ancient Borneo with the orangutan Pongo pygmaeus.
To test this hypothesis, dental microwear was observed in 15 individuals from Gorilla gorilla (n = 3), Pan troglodytes (n = 2), Theropithecus gelada (n = 1), Papio cynocephalus (n= 2), Papio anubis (n = 2), Papio ursinus (n = 2), Cebus apella (n =2) and Pongo pygmaeus (n = 1) using low-magnification stereomicroscopy with an external and moveable light source.
2001 Speciation and Intrasubspecific Variation of Bomean Orang-utans, Pongo pygmaeus pygmaeus.