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Müller's Bornean gibbon
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Family: Hylobatidae
Genus: Hylobates
Species: H. muelleri
Binomial name
Hylobates muelleri
Martin, 1841
Muller's Bornean gibbon range

The Müller's Bornean gibbon, or the grey gibbon(Hylobates muelleri) is a primate in the Hylobatidae family. The Muller's gibbon ranks among the smallest gibbons, weighing 12 pounds (5.4 kg). It is about 2 feet (61 cm) tall. The grey gibbons can live more than 40 years in captivity. They eat primarily fruit, leaves, flowers, and invertebrates.


Muller's gibbons can only be found in the tropical rainforest of the country Borneo.

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