Master of “brachiation”, they swing from tree limb to tree limb using only their arms
WEIGHT : 5 kg
FOOD : Fruits, beetles and worms
THREATS : Poaching (meat and illegal pet trading), deforestation (road construction and plantation of oil palms).
RED LIST : Endangered
ECO-GESTURE : Beware ! You can identify oil palm as “vegetable fat” in commerce. Avoid its consumption.
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Family : Hylobatidés
Gestation : 7 months
Habits : couple
Litter : 1 baby
Longevity : 20 to 30 years