These maps are designed to show approximate areas of Ape populations.
Chimpanzees live in forests and woodland in about 20 African countries.
This map represent areas of larger populations.
They are thought to have become extinct recently in Gambia, Guinea Bissau, Burkina Faso, Togo and Benin.
Bonobo (also known as pygmy chimpanzee) distribution in the wild is limited to the Democratic Republic of Congo, south of the River Congo.