Definitions of pongid

n any of the large anthropoid apes of the family Pongidae

great ape
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Pongo pygmaeus, orang, orangutan, orangutang
large long-armed ape of Borneo and Sumatra having arboreal habits
Gorilla gorilla, gorilla
largest anthropoid ape; terrestrial and vegetarian; of forests of central west Africa
Pan troglodytes, chimp, chimpanzee
intelligent somewhat arboreal ape of equatorial African forests
Gorilla gorilla gorilla, western lowland gorilla
a kind of gorilla
Gorilla gorilla grauri, eastern lowland gorilla
a kind of gorilla
Gorilla gorilla beringei, mountain gorilla
gorilla of Kivu highlands
an adult male gorilla with grey hairs across the back
Pan troglodytes verus, western chimpanzee
masked or pale-faced chimpanzees of western Africa; distantly related to the eastern and central chimpanzees; possibly a distinct species
Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii, eastern chimpanzee
long-haired chimpanzees of east-central Africa; closely related to the central chimpanzees
Pan troglodytes troglodytes, central chimpanzee
black-faced chimpanzees of central Africa; closely related to eastern chimpanzees
Pan paniscus, bonobo, pygmy chimpanzee
small chimpanzee of swamp forests in Zaire; a threatened species
Type of:
anthropoid ape
any tailless ape of the families Pongidae and Hylobatidae

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