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Buff-cheeked gibbon

(Nomascus gabriellae)

Description

Yellow-cheeked gibbon,sometimes calledGibbon yellow cheeks 1,is aspeciesofprimateof thefamilyofHylobatidae.It is one of theso - called crestedgibbonsand is classifiedbyIUCN asendangered.These gibbons currently live in Laos,Cambodia and Vietnam.The species was first described by both mammalogist English Michael Rogers Oldfield Thomas in 1909.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Mammalia
Order:Primates
Family:Hylobatidae
Genus:Nomascus
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