genus Glaucomys

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Noun1.genus Glaucomys - New World flying squirrels
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Sciuridae, Sciuridae - a mammal family of true squirrels including: ground squirrels; marmots; chipmunks; flying squirrels; spermophiles
American flying squirrel - New World flying squirrels
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Communal nesting, the occurrence of multiple individuals of the same species in the same nest, has been documented frequently in tree squirrels of the genus Sciurus (Halloran and Bekoff, 1994; Koprowski, 1996; Lema et al., 1999; Thorington and Ferrel, 2006; Edelman and Koprowski, 2007) and in flying squirrels of the genus Glaucomys (weigl and osgood, 1974; Layne and Raymond, 1994; Reynolds et al., 2009).