Hylobates


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Noun1.Hylobates - gibbonsHylobates - gibbons        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Hylobatidae, Hylobatidae - used in some classifications for the lesser apes (gibbons and siamangs); sometimes considered a subfamily of Pongidae
Hylobates lar, gibbon - smallest and most perfectly anthropoid arboreal ape having long arms and no tail; of southern Asia and East Indies
Hylobates syndactylus, siamang, Symphalangus syndactylus - large black gibbon of Sumatra having the 2nd and 3rd toes partially united by a web
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The variations of the biceps brachii muscle phylogenetically were explained as a remnant of a tuberculoseptale head that together with the short and long heads, is present in Hylobates, but is a product of regression in humans and anthropoids.
Frequent infection of Hylobates pileatus (pileated gibbon) with species-associated variants of hepatitis B virus in Cambodia.
S&C), Barcelona, Spain; (11) Institut National de l'Environnement Industriel et des Risques (INERIS), Unit of Models for Ecotoxicology and Toxicology, Paris, France; (12) Hylobates Consulting S.