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Gibbon, Indonesia (USNM 154722)
Gibbons are apes and one of our closest living relatives. The Smithsonian Institution’s Division of Mammals (http://vertebrates.si.edu/mammals/) houses many gibbons in its scientific collections.
This specimen, USNM 154722 (http://collections.mnh.si.edu/search/mammals/?irn=7255342), is a male silvery gibbon (Hylobates moloch) from the island of Java, Indonesia. This individual was collected by O. Bryant in 1909 near Mount Salak.
This is a CT scan of the cranium of USNM 154722. These three-dimensional scans are made publicly available through the generous support of the Smithsonian 2.0 Fund, provided from the annual gifts of the Smithsonian National Board to the Secretary to use at his discretion (http://smithsonian20.si.edu/fund.html), and the Smithsonian Collections Care and Preservation Fund.