Life in the rainforest is filled with danger. They are pumas, cougars, snakes, and exotic birds. Many animal species are endangered because of loggers. The orangutan is an endangered species. It eats fruit, seeds, leaves, and eggs. It is a primate that lives in the rainforest & it's scienctific name is pongo pygmaeus.
Most plants live in hot, humid, wet conditions of the rain forest. Bark helps limit moisture evaporation from tree trunks, vines adapt to life in the rainforest by having their roots on the ground. Bamboo is the largest plant that can be in the rainforest. The rainforest also has banana, plantain, sugar cane, mace, ferns, & cacao.