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siamang:

see gibbongibbon,
small ape, family Hylobatidae, found in the forests of SE Asia. The gibbons are known as the small, or lesser, apes; they are the most highly adapted of the apes to arboreal life. They are highly endangered because of habitat destruction.
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Melissa McGovern, ITSM practise head at Siamang said, Key to our customers is the requirement for software that is cost effective over the entire lifecycle.
The glossy, black-furred Siamangs are highly vocal, with distinctive inflatable throat sacs which produce a whooping, bellowing and screaming chorus audible throughout the park.
The Siamangs, which can live to 40, are an endangered species due to the deforestation of their habitat in Malaysia and Sumatra.
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