Composite portrait of a female Orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) Sepilok, Sabah, East Malasia, Borneo, South East Asia. The average body mass for an adult female is around 38 kilograms.
These animals are endangered due to habitat destruction mainly due to the establishement of Palm Oil plantations. Help protect these animals and others by avoiding processed food and other products which include Palm Oil.
Canon 450D, zoom lens.
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