Hylobatidae


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Related to Hylobatidae: Pongidae
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Noun1.Hylobatidae - used in some classifications for the lesser apes (gibbons and siamangs); sometimes considered a subfamily of Pongidae
mammal family - a family of mammals
Anthropoidea, suborder Anthropoidea - monkeys; apes; hominids
lesser ape - gibbons and siamangs
genus Symphalangus, Symphalangus - used in some classifications for the siamangs
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There is also the family of the lesser apes - Hylobatidae - that includes various species of gibbons, and all of them together are hominoids or apes.
The original FACS was developed for use in humans (Ekman and Rosenberg, 2005), and this framework has since been applied to a number of different nonhuman primates and domesticated species, i.e., chimpanzees (Vick et al., 2007), orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus, Caeiro et al., 2012), rhesus macaques (Parr et al., 2010), gibbons and siamangs (Hylobatidae, Waller et al., 2012), horses (Wathan et al., 2015), dogs (Waller et al., 2013) and cats (Caeiro et al., 2013).