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Sumatran orangutan

Pongo abelii

Description:

an undeveloped adult male sumatran orangutan. there are two forms of adult male orangutan, both capable of siring offspring. the undeveloped morph as seen here is commonly referred to, incorrectly, as sub-adult. you can just see on these photos, the beginning of the fatty cheek pads and a throat pouch.

Habitat:

tropical rainforest

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greenhillsumatra
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greenhillsumatra

Indonesia

Spotted on Oct 10, 2007
Submitted on Dec 3, 2012

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