Definition of agile gibbon in English:

agile gibbon

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noun

  • A gibbon with colour varying from light buff to black, found in SE Asia.
    • Hylobates agilis, family Hylobatidae
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    • Nine of the 13 primate species of Borneo are found in the park, such as the distinctive proboscis monkey, the agile gibbon, the silvery leaf-eating monkey and the orangutan.
    • The great call of the female agile gibbon is somewhat similar to that of the female lar gibbon.
    • The long temporal tufts visible in the female are common in agile gibbons, but not in lar gibbons.

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