Taxon profile


Malayan Colugo
Cynocephalus variegatus (Audebert, 1799)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Dermoptera - colugos »  family Cynocephalidae - colugos »  genus Cynocephalus

Scientific synonyms

Cynocephalus temminckii
Cynocephalus variegatus temminckii Waterhouse, 1838
Galeopithecus natunae Miller, 1903
Galeopithecus tellonis Lyon, 1908
Galeopithecus variegatus (Audebert, 1799)
Galeopitiecus temminckii Waterhouse, 1838 o
Galeopterus abbotti Lyon, 1911
Galeopterus lautensis Lyon, 1911
Galeopterus variegatus (Audebert, 1799)
Galeopterus variegates (misspelling) m

Other names

= Malayan Colago
= Malayan Flying Lemur
= Sunda flying lemur

Type taxon of:Galeopterus Thomas, 1908 (Galeopitiecus temminckii Waterhouse, 1838)
Least Concern



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Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [41502]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Galeopterus variegatus (Audebert, 1799)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Galeopterus variegates Audebert, 1799]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Cynocephalus variegatus (Audebert, 1799)]

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Names (not confirmed) - 1


o original combination

m misspelling