Taxon profile


Japanese Giant Flying Squirrel
Petaurista leucogenys (Temminck, 1827)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Rodentia - rodents »  family Sciuridae - squirrels »  genus Petaurista

Least Concern LC


Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Petaurista leucogenys hintoni Mori, 1923
subspecies Petaurista leucogenys leucogenys (Temminck, 1827)
subspecies Petaurista leucogenys nikkonis Thomas, 1905
subspecies Petaurista leucogenys oreas Thomas, 1905

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [16720]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Petaurista leucogenys (Temminck, 1827)]
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 Petaurista leucogenys Temminck, 1827]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Petaurista leucogenys (Temminck, 1827)]

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