Chimpanzee’s Way to Live

Humans work to live, study to live better, and watch their diet to live longer.  Humans always think of a way to have a better life and food to be able to survive in their everyday life. Even without the evolution of technologies human can survive. Humans recognized as the only and first to made and use a tool to survive. That was before because Read More →

The History of Chimpanzees

For more than 100 years, the Africans already have contact with the chimpanzees unlike with other races.  In some African villages, they were kept as a pet for many centuries particularly in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The first recorded European contact with chimpanzees happened in 17th century in Angola.  The Portuguese explorer in the name of Duarte Pacheco has a diary that was preserved Read More →

Distinct Physical Characteristics of Chimpanzees

The chimpanzees belong to the class of mammals and the order of primates which includes the apes, monkeys as well as humans. They are being described as clever and noisy creatures with large brains. Chimpanzees are considered as the most intelligent of all the animals. They are being identified as great apes and the closest animal to humans with a 98% similarity in DNA. The Read More →

How Do Chimpanzees Behave

Before, we only knew little information about the behavior of chimpanzees in the wild until 1960 when Dr. Jane Goodall went to Gombe Stream Reserve located in Tanzania, East Africa. She studied different chimpanzee facts for 45 years by interacting with the wild chimpanzees in Tanzania. She is very well-known and she was considered as the most expert in chimpanzees all over the world. Dr. Read More →

Interesting Chimpanzee Facts

A Chimp or Chimpanzee is one of the 4 types of world’s great apes including bonobos, orang-utans, and gorillas. Chimpanzees are commonly found inhabiting in the rainforests, grasslands, and woodlands of Central and West Africa. Its face has a pink shade to black shade in color and the entirety of its body is concealed with long dark black hair, except for its face, ears, its Read More →

3 Reasons Why Chimpanzees are threatened to be in Extinction


Chimpanzees or chimps as it is commonly called and members to similar family as humans, orangutans, and gorillas are threatened to be in extinct. The two species, common chimp and the bonobo or “pygmy chimpanzee” are dwellers in the tropical forests in Central and western Africa. Gambia and Uganda has the natural habitats that are suited for chimpanzees since these love creatures primarily live in Read More →

Pan Troglodytes Verus (Western Chimpanzee)


The Pan troglodytes verus (Western Chimpanzee) is another subspecies of the commonly found chimps in the African region. This subspecies is also called the West African chimpanzee due to their habitat which is found in the western region of Africa such as Guinea and Cote d’Ivoire and other surrounding counties. Just like other chimpanzees they are both terrestrial and arboreal, meaning that they spend most Read More →

Pan Troglodytes Troglodytes (Central Chimpanzee)


Pan Troglodytes Troglodytes (Central Chimpanzee), subspecies of common chimpanzees is the human’s closest living connection just like the bonobos, the western chimpanzee, eastern chimpanzee and the Nigeria-Cameroon chimpanzee. You can find this type of chimpanzee in areas such as Republic of the Congo, Cameroon, Gabon and other regions in lesser extent. The etymology of this species comes from the Greek god Pan who according to Read More →

Pan Troglodytes Schweinfurthii (Eastern Chimpanzee)


Just like other chimpanzees, eastern chimps are subspecies of those commonly found in the forest. You can find Pan Troglodytes Schweinfurthii (Eastern Chimpanzee) in the regions of Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, Sudan and the Central African Republic. These places are once inhabited by this primate, but were gradually reduced due to the interference of human activities in recent years. Adult Read More →

Chimpanzee Facts


Using the scientific classification, the chimpanzees are like humans that came from the family of mammals and from the order of primates. They are curious and noisy by nature.  They are also very sociable and intelligent animal that never fails to fascinate the humans either in the wild or in the zoo. The chimpanzees are classified as the great apes including the Gorilla, Orangutan and Read More →