Entry from US English dictionary
The common gibbon, which has white hands and feet and is found in Thailand and Malaysia. Also called lar gibbon.
- Hylobates lar, family Hylobatidae.
- The topmost spectrogram is a typical female ‘great call’ of the white-handed gibbon, Hylobates lar.
- The saddest residents are two rare white-handed gibbons, small apes listed as an endangered species.
- Two white-handed gibbons that live separately in two enclosures were observed for their feeding behavior.
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Syllabification: white-hand·ed gib·bon
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