Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 1
xxxv + 743
Johns Hopkins University Press
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Comments: This genus is being renamed and redefined (Mootnick and Groves, in prep), as Bunopithecus sericus is outside the modern gibbon clade and the Hoolock gibbon does not belong to the same genus (Groves, 2001c); this was the reason why Groves (2001c) did not take the step of elevating the subgenera of Hylobates to generic rank
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