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Orangutan Essay Examples

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A Description of Everything You Need to Know About Apes
I. Introduction Apes have 13 species of large, highly intelligent primates, including Chimpanzees, Gorillas, Gibbons, and Orangutans. Apes are sometimes confused with Monkeys, but unlike their smaller primate counterparts, apes do not have tails and their arms are usually longer than their legs. Apes live in tropical woo...
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An Overview of the Lifestyle and Habitat of the Orangutan
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In Malay orang means "person" and utan is defined as "forest'. Thus
Orangutan literally means "Person of the Forest". Orangutans are found in the
tropical forests of Sumatra and Borneo. They are the most arboreal of the great
apes and move amongst the safety of the trees from one feeding s...
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An Overview of the Species of Monkeys, Orangutan
Orangutan means Man of the Forest in the Malay language. This name is appropriate considering how similar to humans they are, yet humans are the main threat towards the extinction of these great creatures. In prehistoric times, the number of orangutans in the world was about three hundred to four hundred thousand, and they...
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An Analysis of William Schlesinger's Views on the Role of Each Species on the Planet
Sumatran Orangutan William H. Schlesinger said, “Each species on our planet plays a role in the healthy functioning of natural ecosystems, on which humans depend.”  Many species once existed here on earth, but now many are extinct.  People don’t focus on animals that aren’t cute, fluffy, or beautiful.  People don’t realize...
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