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Gibbon, Indonesia (USNM 196781)
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 196781 (http://collections.mnh.si.edu/search/mammals/?irn=7266458), is a male Northern gray gibbon (Hylobates muelleri funereus) from the island of Borneo, Indonesia. This individual was collected by H. C. Raven in 1912 in S bank of the Makam River.
This is a CT scan of the mandible of USNM 196781. 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.