What type of animal is Oogway in the movie in Kung Fu panda?
He is a tortoise. Oogway, more precisely wugui (乌龟), is the Chinese word for tortoise. They are symbols of longevity in Asian culture.
The monkey's name in Kung Fu Panda is Monkey. Po is the Kung Fu Warrior ( The Panda ) The Jade Palace is the Home of Warriors, Snake is called Vipor, the Tiger is called Tigress, The Praying Mantis is called Mantis, The bird is called Crane, Po's Dad is called Mr.Ping, The Red Panda is Master Shifu, The Turtle is called Master Oogway, The other tiger is called Tai Lung.