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Indian Giant Flying Squirrel
Petaurista philippensis (Elliot, 1839)

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

Other names

= Large Brown Flying Squirrel

Least Concern LC

Images

Petaurista philippensis lylei - Lyle's Flying Squirrel

Petaurista philippensis lylei - Lyle's Flying Squirrel

Author: Alex Kantorovich

Petaurista philippensis - Indian Giant Flying Squirrel

Author: Roland Wirth

Petaurista philippensis - Indian Giant Flying Squirrel

Author: Roland Wirth

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

subspecies Petaurista philippensis annamensis Thomas, 1914 - Annam Flying Squirrel
subspecies Petaurista philippensis cineraceus (Blyth, 1847) - Ashy Flying Squirrel
subspecies Petaurista philippensis grandis (Swinhoe, 1862) - Formosan Red-Giant Flying Squirrel
subspecies Petaurista philippensis lylei Bonhote, 1900 - Lyle's Flying Squirrel

Petaurista philippensis lylei

subspecies Petaurista philippensis mergulus Thomas, 1922 - Mergui Red Flying Squirrel
subspecies Petaurista philippensis philippensis (Elliot, 1839)

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [16724]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Petaurista philippensis (Elliot, 1839)]
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) [http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3] [as Petaurista philippensis Elliot, 1839]
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 philippensis (Elliot, 1839)]

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