Mia

Mia

Orangutan
Pongo pygmaeus

Type: Mammal

Diet: Fruits, leaves, insects

Average life span in the wild: 30 to 40 years

Height: 4 to 5 ft (1.2 to 1.5m)

Weight: 73 to 180 lbs (33 to 82 kg)

Protection status: Endangered

Birthdate: July 8th 1989

Arrived at the Greenville Zoo: July 9th 2003

Fun fact: The Greenville community celebrated Mia’s 21st birthday with the 1st Brew in The Zoo.