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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A female Bornean orangutan joined on November 15, bringing the group's total to five.
The Bornean orangutan is another endangered species.
The Bornean Orangutan is one of two great apes of Asia.
She also said she hoped it would spark new scientific debate on whether the three subspecies of the Bornean orangutan should themselves be elevated to full species of great ape, in particular the orangutan of eastern Borneo.
Until now, the orangutan has been classified as belonging to two distinct species reflecting their geographical distribution: the Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) and the Sumatran orangutan (Pongo abelii).
The outcasts include wise Bornean orangutan Maurice (Karin Konoval), chimpanzee Rocket (Terry Notary) and brave Western lowland gorilla Luca (Michael Adamthwaite).
The Bornean orangutan has been placed on a critically endangered list by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature.
Senior keeper Jodie Dryden showered the Bornean orangutan with the soapy bubble mix - and Sprout couldn't believe her eyes as they floated over the moat.
The rainforests of Borneo are home to hundreds of indigenous plant and animal species found nowhere else in the world, including the endangered Bornean orangutan, the rhinoceros hornbill, the Bornean sun bear, the Bornean pygmy elephant, and the Bornean clouded leopard.
In the forest that envelops the dam, the scouting party encounters apes led by Caesar, including his ambitious second-in-command Koba (Kebbell), impetuous son Blue Eyes (Nick Thurston) and Bornean orangutan Maurice (Karin Konoval).