Curious about human visitors, a three year old Orangutan looks on from its vantage point in a dipterocarp forest in the region of Sabah, Borneo.
The Orangutan, Pongo pygmaeus is restricted to Northern Sumatra and Borneo. Two subspecies are recognized.
Usually solitary, the Orangutan is a large intelligent primate. The young remain with mother until five or six years of age.