Pan paniscus

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Noun1.Pan paniscus - small chimpanzee of swamp forests in ZairePan paniscus - small chimpanzee of swamp forests in Zaire; a threatened species
genus Pan, Pan - chimpanzees; more closely related to Australopithecus than to other pongids
chimp, chimpanzee, Pan troglodytes - intelligent somewhat arboreal ape of equatorial African forests
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Gorilla gorilla OR Pan paniscus [pygmy chimpanzee] OR Pan troglodytes [chimpanzee] OR Pongo pygmaeus [orangutans]) was combined with a MeSH search for:
Scientists recognize two chimpanzee species, Pan troglodytes (common chimps) and Pan paniscus (pygmy chimps).