Common chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes)


Details van Common chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes)

Chimpanzees are found across a west-east of equatorial Africa. They have about 98 percent of human gene, so chimpanzees are hey are highly social, care about their offspring and can live over 50 years. Chimpanzees are omnivores (eating plants and meat). Their diet includes leaves, fruit, seeds, tree bark, plant bulbs, tender plant shoots, and flowers. They also eat termites, ants, and small animals.

 Chimpanzees are an endangered species. They live in multi-male, multi-female communities. Chimpanzees make and use tools and even famous for using plants with medical value. They use facial expressions to convey emotions as humans do.


Kort overzicht

Height - up to 1,2 m

Weight - around 70 kg

Life span - 33 - 60 years

Statues - Endangered

Plan jullie droom
Afrika reis!

Mogelijk ook interessant

Tanzania is Africa's foremost safari destination, and there are so many reasons for this. Here are the ten most appealing reasons to visit Tanzania in 2020.
Where Can I Have the Best Safari in Kenya? When it comes to planning the best safari in Kenya, logistics makes things a little bit confusing. Unlike Tanzania, where the entire Northern Circuit can be packed into a five-day itinerary, Kenya's diverse landscapes mean that you'll often be forced to...
What are the differences between Tanzanian and Kenyan safaris? We highlight the five biggest differences between the two safari destinations.
Tanzania's safari capital is far more than just a place to overnight before your safari. The home city of Shadows of Africa is a diverse city of cuisines and cultures just begging to be explored.
Something a little different – for the best safari experience in Tanzania Graeme and Veronica decided to plan their trip a little differently and concentrate on just the Serengeti and Ngorongoro, allowing a little more time in each place to get the best that they could. With Dickson as their...