Mammal Species of the World Logo

 

HOME --> CLASS MAMMALIA  --> ORDER PRIMATES  --> SUBORDER HAPLORRHINI  --> INFRAORDER SIMIIFORMES  --> SUPERFAMILY Hominoidea  --> FAMILY Hylobatidae  --> GENUS Hylobates

SPECIES Hylobates lar

Author:Linnaeus, 1771.
Citation:Mantissa Plantarum: 521.
Common Name:Lar Gibbon
Type Locality:Malaysia, Malacca (restricted by Kloss, 1929).
Distribution:Between the Salween and Mekong Rivers from S Yunnan (China) south to the Mun River (Thailand) and the Mudah and Thepha Rivers on the Malay Peninsula; S Malay Peninsula south of the Perak and Kelantan Rivers; Sumatra (Indonesia) NW of Lake Toba and the Singkil River; E and S Burma.
Status:CITES Appendix I; U.S. ESA Endangered; IUCN Critically Endangered as H. l. yunnanensis, Lower Risk (nt) as H. l. lar, H. l. carpenteri, H. l. entelloides, and H. l. vestitus.
EXPORT AS CSV Back to search results

Offspring:

SUBSPECIES lar

SUBSPECIES carpenteri

SUBSPECIES entelloides

SUBSPECIES vestitus

SUBSPECIES yunnanensis

Synonyms:


  Bucknell Home Page   Biology Department Home Page

 

©Bucknell Univesity All Rights Reserved
Comments and questions to dreeder@bucknell.edu