Petaurista Link 1795 (Giant flying squirrel)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Sciuridae

Parent taxon: Pteromyinae according to J. M. Mercer and V. L. Roth 2003

See also McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxa: Aeretes, Aeromys, Belomys, Eoglaucomys, Eupetaurus, Glaucomys, Hylopetes, Iomys, Miopetaurista, Petaurillus, Petauristini, Petinomys, Pteromys, Pteromyscus, Trogopterus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: gliding granivore-frugivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections including 3 occurrences

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