Orangutan diet, range, and activity at Tanjung Puting, Central Borneo

@article{Galdikas2007OrangutanDR,
  title={Orangutan diet, range, and activity at Tanjung Puting, Central Borneo},
  author={Birute Mary F Galdikas},
  journal={International Journal of Primatology},
  year={2007},
  volume={9},
  pages={1-35}
}
Previously, wild orangutan feeding and ranging behaviors have been described only from populations in hilly or mountainous regions. The Tanjung Puting study focuses on an orangutan population in a swampy lowland area near sea level. Tanjung Puting also differs from other areas in the virtual absence of large figs, which are significant orangutan food sources elsewhere. During a 4-year period and 6804 hr of observation, focal orangutans were recorded in 11,338 foraging bouts accounting for 3805… CONTINUE READING