Scientists from St Andrews University in Scotland and Indianapolis Zoo gathered a unique insight into the language similarities while studying great apes
Orangutans are one of the world's three extant species of great apes
and are native to Indonesia and Malaysia.
The Batang Toru orangutan was the first great ape
species to be proposed by scientists in nearly 90 years.
Sumatran orang-utans are one of the world's most endangered great apes
, and are listed as critically endangered by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN), with recent estimates suggesting just 14,000 remain in the wild.
Ol Pejeta provides a sanctuary for great apes
from around the world.
The Tapanuli orangutan (Pongo tapanuliensis) was originally considered to be part of the Sumatran orangutan population, but its classification as a separate species means it is considered the most endangered of all great ape
A THIRD endangered species of orangutan has been identified, but it is the great ape
at highest risk of extinction and could be lost in decades.
The Tapanuli orangutan (Pongo tapanuliensis) was originally considered to be part of the Sumatran orangutan population, but the discovery of a separate species means it is considered the most endangered of all great ape
Other than humans, the surviving great ape
species today number six: chimpanzees, bonobos, eastern and western gorillas, and Sumatran and Bornean orangutans.
Cloth $35.00--For the last decade and a half, Michael Tomasello has been developing an account of the critical cognitive differences between humans and our great ape
relatives and of how those differences have evolved.
Reports of outbreaks of human metapneumovirus (HMPV) infection with respiratory symptoms have been documented in wild great ape
They include such topics as questioning ethics in social health surveys, conservation of the African great ape
(how invasive are studies of wild primates), complex ethic structures in field primatology, whether long-term great ape
field studies help conservation, contested illness, the messy landscape between ethics approval and practice, web surveys in sensitive research, and the ethnology of university research ethical committees.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The most detailed range-wide assessment of the bonobo (formerly known as the pygmy chimpanzee) ever conducted has revealed that this poorly known and endangered great ape
is quickly losing space in a world with growing human populations.
Adrien Brody says in voiceover: "The great ape
. He's been forced to perform on television and in motion pictures for decades.
The Great Ape
lumbered through the four rooms of the apartment, halting in the living room in the course of one of his many circuits of his dwelling.