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Mammals
 
Siamang
Hylobates syndactylus
Class Mammalia

Order Primates

Distribution Indonesia, Malaysia

Habitat Tropical rain forest and montane forest

Conservation
Status
Endangered. Listed under Appendix I of Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).

Behaviour Arboreal and extremely agile. Diurnal. Living in small family groups and advertise their presence and territorial rights with very loud calls audible for at least a kilometer. Shelter in dense foliage high up in the trees during the night.

Diet Fruit, leaves, buds, blossoms and small animals.
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