Schleich - Chimpanzee Male
Chimpanzees are true masters when it comes to solving puzzles and using tools.
Chimpanzees are true masters when it comes to solving puzzles and using tools. They build spoon-like rods to scoop out honey or crack open nuts using stones. To prevent hurting their fingers, they knuckle-walk. In doing so, they place only the middle phalanxes of their hands on the ground.
Chimpanzees are one of the only animals to recognise themselves in a mirror.
- Scientific name: Pan paniscus
- Global home: Africa
- Primary habitat: Subtropical Forest