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Petaurista (Asian giant flying squirrels)

Wikipedia Abstract

Petaurista is a genus of rodent in the family Sciuridae. Squirrels in this family are generally large nocturnal flying squirrels. It contains the following species, listed alphabetically: \n* Petaurista alborufus Milne-Edwards, 1870 – red and white giant flying squirrel \n* Petaurista elegans Müller, 1840 – spotted giant flying squirrel \n* Petaurista leucogenys Temminck, 1827 – Japanese giant flying squirrel \n* Petaurista magnificus Hodgson, 1836 – Hodgson's giant flying squirrel \n* Petaurista nobilis Gray, 1842 – Bhutan giant flying squirrel \n* Petaurista petaurista Pallas, 1766 – red giant flying squirrel \n* Petaurista philippensis Elliot, 1839 – Indian giant flying squirrel \n* Petaurista xanthotis Milne-Edwards, 1872 – Chinese giant flying squirrel
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Species

Petaurista alborufus (red and white giant flying squirrel) (Attributes)
Petaurista caniceps (Gray-headed Flying Squirrel)
Petaurista elegans (spotted giant flying squirrel) (Attributes)
Petaurista leucogenys (Japanese giant flying squirrel) (Attributes)
Petaurista magnificus (Hodgson's giant flying squirrel) (Attributes)
Petaurista nobilis (Bhutan giant flying squirrel) (Attributes)
Petaurista petaurista (red giant flying squirrel) (Attributes)
Petaurista philippensis (Indian giant flying squirrel) (Attributes)
Petaurista xanthotis (Chinese giant flying squirrel) (Attributes)

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