genus Hylobates

noun
gibbons
Syn: ↑Hylobates
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Hylobatidae, ↑family Hylobatidae

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  • Hylobates — Taxobox name = Hylobates MSW3 Groves|pages=178 181] cite web | last = Geissmann | first = Thomas | title = Gibbon Systematics and Species Identification | url = http://gibbons.de/main/system/intro.html | accessdate = 2006 04 13] image width =… …   Wikipedia

  • Hylobates — noun gibbons • Syn: ↑genus Hylobates • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Hylobatidae, ↑family Hylobatidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hylobates lar — Gibbon Gib bon, n. [Cf. F. gibbon.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any arboreal ape of the genus {Hylobates}, of which many species and varieties inhabit the East Indies and Southern Asia. They are tailless and without cheek pouches, and have very long arms, adapted …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hylobates lar — noun smallest and most perfectly anthropoid arboreal ape having long arms and no tail; of southern Asia and East Indies • Syn: ↑gibbon • Hypernyms: ↑lesser ape • Member Holonyms: ↑Hylobates, ↑genus Hylobates …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hylobates syndactylus — noun large black gibbon of Sumatra having the 2nd and 3rd toes partially united by a web • Syn: ↑siamang, ↑Symphalangus syndactylus • Hypernyms: ↑lesser ape • Member Holonyms: ↑Hylobates, ↑genus Hylobates …   Useful english dictionary

  • mammal genus — noun a genus of mammals • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Tachyglossus, ↑genus Tachyglossus, ↑Zaglossus, ↑genus Zaglossus, ↑Ornithorhynchus, ↑genus Ornithorhynchus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Homo (genus) — Homo Cet article porte sur l Homme en tant que genre. Pour les articles homonymes, voir Genre humain, Homme (homonymie) et Homo (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gibbon — Taxobox name = GibbonsMSW3 Groves|pages=178 181] cite journal | last = Mootnick | first = A. | coauthors = Groves, C. P. | year = 2005 | title = A new generic name for the hoolock gibbon (Hylobatidae) | journal = International Journal of… …   Wikipedia

  • List of placental mammals in Order Primates — The class Mammalia (the mammals) is divided into two subclasses based on reproductive techniques: egg laying mammals (the monotremes); and mammals which give live birth. The latter subclass is divided into two infraclasses: pouched mammals (the… …   Wikipedia

  • List of mammals in Thailand — This is a list of the mammal species recorded in Thailand. There are 264 mammal species in Thailand, of which 3 are critically endangered, 11 are endangered, 24 are vulnerable, and 2 are near threatened. 1 of the species listed for Thailand is… …   Wikipedia

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