western chimpanzee

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Related to western chimpanzee: Pan troglodytes verus
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Noun1.western chimpanzee - masked or pale-faced chimpanzees of western Africawestern chimpanzee - masked or pale-faced chimpanzees of western Africa; distantly related to the eastern and central chimpanzees; possibly a distinct species
chimp, chimpanzee, Pan troglodytes - intelligent somewhat arboreal ape of equatorial African forests
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The western chimpanzee population dropped by 80 percent in 25 years.
Tuagbeh, the two forest Landscapes host a unique treasure of endemic and threatened species such as the critically endangered western chimpanzee, the endangered pygmy hippo, vulnerable forest elephant and many more species.
Betty, a western chimpanzee, is the oldest animal living in Dublin Zoo.

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