Furthermore, we found the Red Giant Flying Squirrel (Petaurista petaurista
) in Fulchoki forest in central Nepal and in Annapurna Conservation Area in western Nepal (Table 1).
2016: Seasonal variation in the activity budget of Indian giant flying squirrel (Petaurista
philippensis) in tropical deciduous forest, Rajasthan, India.
The large red flying squirrel Petaurista
albiventer mainly inhabits northern Pakistan eastward to southwestern China, stretching across the whole southern Himalayan mountains.
Oriolidea Oriolus chinensis diffusus Sharpe Sciuridae Petaurista petaurista
Viverridae Prionodon pardicolor Hodgson Viverra zibetha L.
SEM study on the dorsal lingual surface of the flying squirrel, Petaurista
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.
Hayakawa et al., "SEM study on the dorsal lingual surface of the flying squirrel, Petaurista
leucogenys" Annals of Anatomy, vol.
###Giant red flying squirrel (Petaurista petaurista
The Indian giant flying squirrel (Petaurista
philippensis Elliot, 1839) is a nocturnal arboreal rodent and has the widest distribution among all the flying squirrels in the tropical and sub-tropical zones of southeastern Asia (Wilson & Reeder 2005).
Other species of flying squirrels, Small Kashmir flying squirrel (Eoglaucomys fimbriatus) and Giant Red flying squirrel (Petaurista petaurista
) inhabit this region of Northern Pakistan (Dar, 1996; Zahler and Woods, 1997; Zahler and Karim, 1998).