Lar Gibbon - General Information

Distribution: southern China, Burma, Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia

Social groups: Family groups of 2 to 6 animals with one adult pair and up to four offspring. Lar gibbons are monogamous.

Lifespan: 30 years

Length: Head + Body: 17.2 – 25 inches (43-62.5 cm) – No Tail

Weight: 11 – 13.2 pounds (5-6 kg)

Color: Ranging from light buff to brown, dark brown, black or red. Hands and feet are white. Face usually gray to dark gray and may have a white face ring.