Taxon profile


Hoolock Gibbon
Hoolock hoolock (Harlan, 1834)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Primates - primates »  family Hylobatidae - gibbons »  genus Hoolock - hoolock gibbons

Scientific synonyms

Bunopithecus hoolock Harlan, 1834
Hoolock hoolock hoolock Harlan, 1834
Hylobates choromandus Ogilby, 1827
Hylobates hoolock (Harlan, 1834)
Hylobates hoolock hoolock
Hylobates scyritus Ogilby, 1840

Other names

= Western Hoolock Gibbon




Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Hoolock hoolock hoolock (Harlan, 1834) - Western hoolock Gibbon
subspecies Hoolock hoolock mishmiensis Choudhury, 2013 - Mishmi Hoolock Gibbon

Links and literature

EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Bunopithecus hoolock Harlan, 1834]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Hylobates hoolock (Harlan, 1834)]

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