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Unformatted text preview: Major locomotor pattern: Even though the ones at the zoo spent most of the time sitting on the ground, they are quadrupeds. Display Behavior: At the zoo they sat on the ground eating some type of fruit. Presenting: No presenting was done, but in Orangutans the female orangutan hangs from a branch above the male and shows her perineum to the male. What happens when food is introduced by the zoo keepers? No food was introduced. Comments: They looked some what bored and irritated in the cages since they were being stared at constantly by yelling kids and non-stop photo taking. Also they stayed pretty far apart and didn’t really communicate with each other like if they were in the wild....
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- Spring '11
- Orangutan, Pongo pygmaus abelii, Zoo Visited, Sacramento Zoo, Primate Observation Sheet