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Noun1.Petaurista - very large Asiatic flying squirrels
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Petauristidae, subfamily Petauristidae - Old World flying squirrels
flying marmot, Petaurista petaurista, taguan, flying cat - East Indian flying squirrel
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The large red flying squirrel Petaurista albiventer mainly inhabits northern Pakistan eastward to southwestern China, stretching across the whole southern Himalayan mountains.
Subspecies, Geographic variation, Statistic analysis, Petaurista albiventer, Morphometry.
Oriolidea Oriolus chinensis diffusus Sharpe Sciuridae Petaurista petaurista Viverridae Prionodon pardicolor Hodgson Viverra zibetha L.
1993: Gliding flight in the Japanese giant flying squirrel Petaurista leucogenys.
1982: Home range utilization and nocturnal activity of the giant flying squirrel, Petaurista leucogenys.
Among these nine species, the red giant gliding squirrel Petaurista petaurista is a widely distributed species in Indian states of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Jammu and Kashmir, Meghalaya, Sikkim and Uttaranchal (Srinivasulu et al.
Les plus jeunes tirent la nuit sur les ecureuils volants (Petaurista petaurista et Petaurista alborufus).
2005), based upon a nest, claimed to discover new habitat and location of woolly flying squirrel in Jutal Nala, near Gilgit city, which was out of the distribution range reported by Zahler and Woods (1997), but this claim requires confirmation as the animal was not observed, and the faecal-pellet-based identification did not consider the characters of the taxon of Petaurista in this part of northern Pakistan, instead comparing it with a form from Taiwan.