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Pongo pygmaeus (Bornean Orangutan) is a species of primates in the family Hominidae. It is listed as endangered by IUCN and in CITES Appendix I. It is found in the Indo-Malayan Realm. Bornean Orangutan is a solitary, diurnal folivore. Individuals are known to live for 720 months and can grow to 275 lb. Reproduction is dioecious.

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  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/CITES_I
  • Definition: Appendix I lists species that are the most endangered among CITES-listed animals and plants. They are threatened with extinction and CITES prohibits international trade in specimens of these species except when the purpose of the import is not commercial, for instance for scientific research. In these exceptional cases, trade may take place provided it is authorized by the granting of both an import permit and an export permit (or re-export certificate). Article VII of the Convention provides for a number of exemptions to this general prohibition.
  • Source: https://www.speciesplus.net/#/taxon_concepts/7106/legal
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Bornean orangutan. View this species on GBIF