Müller's Bornean gibbon

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Müller's Bornean gibbon[1]
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H. muelleri
Binomial name
Hylobates muelleri
Martin, 1841
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Muller's Bornean gibbon range

The Müller's Bornean gibbon, or the grey gibbon(Hylobates muelleri) is a primate in the Hylobatidae family. The Muller's gibbon ranks among the smallest gibbons, weighing 12 pounds (5.4 kg). It is about 2 feet (61 cm) tall. The grey gibbons can live more than 40 years in captivity. They eat primarily fruit, leaves, flowers, and invertebrates.

Range[change | change source]

Muller's gibbons can only be found in the tropical rainforest of the country Borneo.

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  1. Groves, Colin (16 November 2005). Wilson, D. E., and Reeder, D. M. (eds) (ed.). Mammal Species of the World (3rd edition ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 180. ISBN 0-801-88221-4.CS1 maint: multiple names: editors list (link) CS1 maint: extra text: editors list (link) CS1 maint: extra text (link)
  2. Geissmann, T. & Nijman, V. (2008). "Hylobates muelleri". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 4 January 2009.CS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link)