Unlike most other great apes, orangutans spend nearly all of their time in trees. There are only two known species, both of which are found only in the rainforests of Borneo and Sumatra. They are very intelligent, and can learn sign language as well as how to use tools.
- Scientific Name: Genus Pongo
- Characteristics: Hand painted for true-to-life accuracy and molded by professionals, our nature figurines bring even the most exotic wildlife into your home. While other great apes are far more social than orangutans, we’re sure this fellow would make some time for you!
- Size and Color: 4.25 inches long and 2.5 inches tall, this model is an inch longer than a deck of cards stood on its side. Unlike chimpanzees and gorillas, which have dark black hair, orangutan’s hair is a mix of orange and reddish-brown colors, while their faces are a dark hickory.
- This Male Orangutan is part of the Wild Safari® Wildlife collection
- All of our products are Non-toxic and BPA free.