Definition of Genus hylobates
1. Noun. Gibbons.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Family Hylobatidae, Hylobatidae
Member holonyms: Gibbon, Hylobates Lar, Hylobates Syndactylus, Siamang, Symphalangus Syndactylus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Hylobates
Literary usage of Genus hylobates
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1. Catalogue of the Fossil Mammalia in the British Museum, (Natural History) by Richard Lydekker (1887)
"Genus HYLOBATES (pt. ip 2). Hylobates, sp. /iah. Borneo. M. 1971. Part of the left ramus of the mandible, containing pm. 4, m. i, and m. ..."
2. ... Indigenous Races of the Earth: Or, New Chapters of Ethnological Inquiry by Josiah Clark Nott, George Robins Gliddon, Louis-Ferdinand-Alfred Maury, James Aitken Meigs (1868)
"... respecting the natural limits of the species of the genus Hylobates, than respecting those of the orangs, which constitute the genus Pithecus. ..."