Private Swap - Malaysia

scan0032

Orangutans are the only exclusively Asian genus of extant great ape. The largest living arboreal animals, they have proportionally longer arms than the other, more terrestrial, great apes. They are among the most intelligent primates and use a variety of sophisticated tools, also making sleeping nests each night from branches and foliage. Their hair is typically reddish-brown, instead of the brown or black hair typical of other great apes.

Native to Indonesia and Malaysia, orangutans are currently found only in rainforests on the islands of Borneo and Sumatra. The word "orangutan" comes from the Malay words "orang" (man) and "(h)utan" (forest); hence, "man of the forest". (source)

scan0031

Thank you SL Liew!

1 comment:

  1. AHhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh SOOOOOO CUTE

    ReplyDelete