Hainan gibbon (Nomascus hainanus)

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Hainan gibbon fact file

Hainan gibbon description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderPrimates
FamilyHylobatidae
GenusNomascus (1)

Information on the Hainan gibbon (Nomascus hainanus) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Hainan Black Crested Gibbon, Hainan Black Gibbon, Hainan Crested Gibbon.
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Hainan gibbon status

The Hainan gibbon is classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (April, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Hainan gibbon male  
Hainan gibbon male

© Lee Kwok Shing, Kadoorie Conservation China

Lee Kwok Shing
Kadoorie Farm & Botanic Garden,
Lam Kam Road,
Tai Po,
New Territories,
Hong Kong
SAR,
People's Republic of China
Fax: (852) 2483 1877
mwnlau@kfbg.org
http://www.kfbg.org

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