Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii — Facts & Information

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Data about <i>Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii</i>

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Physical Description

Data about <i>Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii</i>
Body length (VT)
Additional detail 78.0 cm female National Museum of Natural History Collections  
Additional detail 31.3 kg female National Museum of Natural History Collections  
Hind tarsus length
Additional detail 21.0 cm female National Museum of Natural History Collections  


Data about <i>Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii</i>
Additional detail terrestrial habitat
  • Terrestrial habitat
    A habitat that is on or at the boundary of the surface of the Earth.


Data about <i>Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii</i>
Population trend
Additional detail Decreasing IUCN  
Extinction status
Additional detail extant The Paleobiology Database  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii</i>
Conservation status
Additional detail endangered
  • Endangered
    A taxon is Endangered when the best available evidence indicates that it meets any of the criteria A to E for Endangered, and it is therefore considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild.


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