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What habitat do binturongs live in?

What habitat do binturongs live in?

Binturongs, also known as bearcats, live in the canopies of tropical rain forests in southeast Asia. They use their prehensile tail, which can be as long as their body, as another limb to help them climb. They have an important role in the rainforest ecosystem.

Where do you find binturong?

The binturong, or bearcat (Arctictis binturong) inhabits a range stretching from northeast India and Bangladesh to the Malay Peninsula, Borneo and the Philippines. It is found more rarely in Nepal, South China, Java, Vietnam, Laos and Thailand.

How do binturongs adapt to their environment?

They are well adapted to surviving in the trees of the forest. They have sharp claws that can grip trees. Their tails help them maneuver in a number of ways. Their short legs likely help them keep balance and stay close to the tree branches.

Are binturongs solitary?

The Binturong is a generally solitary and nocturnal animal that spends the majority of its time moving about slowly and cautiously amongst the trees. Although they do tend to be mainly solitary, small groups of Binturong are not uncommon and usually consist of an adult pair and their young.

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