White-Handed Gibbon

Names: White-Handed Gibbon Lar gibbon Hylobatidae Hylobates lar

The White-Handed Gibbon is an ape.

Black face with white hair.

Body fur is black, pale-brown or yellowish.

It got its name because its palms and soles are white in color.

It has long arms which it uses to climb and swing.

Adults weigh 10-20lbs.

Found in Southeast Asia and Sumatra.