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Orangutan

Pongo pygmaeus




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Sumatran orangutan
Pongo abelii


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13 Comments

What a wonderful, wonderful series !

Wild Things
Wild Things 7 years ago

Congratulations!

Atul
Atul 7 years ago

congrats !

Tyler Hughes
Tyler Hughes 7 years ago

Very adorable. They are amazing creatures! Keep up the good spotting!

harsuame
harsuame 7 years ago

Fantástico bello excelente

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 7 years ago

Fantastic series. Wonderful photos! Great job and congratulations on your SOTD.

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 7 years ago

Congratulations Sergei

dedes
dedes 7 years ago

congrats sergei! thanks for sharing, and thanks to Project Noah for spotting of the day

Congratulations! Stunning photos!

peter
peter 7 years ago

The plight of these beautiful primates needs to be highlighted. Thanks for sharing this wonderful encounter Sergei, congrats on spotting of the day!

"Living high in the tropical canopy of Borneo's rainforest is the Bornean Orangutan. These gentle and intelligent great apes are endangered. There are an estimated 30,000 orangutans left in the wild, about 20,000 on Borneo and under 10,000 on Sumatra."

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chebeague7
chebeague7 7 years ago

wow cool!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 7 years ago

That mother-and-child portrait is gorgeous!

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

Wonderful portrait!

Sumatera Utara, Indonesia

Lat: 3.55, Long: 98.13

Spotted on Feb 1, 2012
Submitted on Mar 1, 2012

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