White-cheeked Gibbon

//White-cheeked Gibbon

WHITE-CHEEKED GIBBON

Nomascus leucogenys

The male gibbon is black and the female is beige.

 

WEIGHT : 5 to 7 kg

FOOD : Fruits

THREATS : Poaching (meats, illegal trade commerce and medicine), deforestation (palm oil plantations).

RED LIST : Critically endangered.

ECO-GESTURE : Save South-Eastern Asian forests by choosing food, cosmetics, paints and detergents without any palm oil.

MORE INFO :

Family : Hylobatidae
Habits : pairs
Gestation : 7 months
Litter : 1 baby
Longevity : 30 to 40 years

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