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Tag Archive: Pongo pygmaeus pygmaeus

Apr 16 2013

Person of the forest.

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Orangutan is a Malay word. It means person of the forest. A couple of hundred Pongo pygmaeus pygmaeus, the rarest orangutans, are recently found in the forests of Indonesia. Orangutans share 97% of our DNA. They are our cousins, but we don’t spare them, we kill them the way we kill other animals. The truth …

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