Taxon profile


Symphalangus syndactylus (Raffles, 1821)

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

Scientific synonyms

Hylobates syndactylus (Raffles, 1821)
Simia syndactylus Raffles, 1821
Symphalangus syndactylus continentis Thomas, 1908
Symphalangus syndactylus gibbon (C. Miller, 1779)
Symphalangus syndactylus subfossilis Hooijer, 1960

Other names

= Siamang Gibbon

IUCN category:Endangered


juvenile animal

Taxon in country check-lists


Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Symphalangus syndactylus syndactylus (Raffles, 1821)
subspecies Symphalangus syndactylus volzi (Pohl, 1911)

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [39779]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Symphalangus syndactylus (Raffles, 1821)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Symphalangus syndactylus Raffles, 1821]
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 syndactylus (Raffles, 1821)]

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