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Re: Colugo



Colugo or the Flying Lemur is a member of the Order Dermoptera, Family
Cynocephalidae, Genus Cynocephalus (Boddart 1768).  According to 
Walker's Mammals of the World there is a single recent family with one known
genus (Cynocephalus) and two species: C. volans  (S. Philippines) and
C. variegatus (southern parts of Thailand and Indochina, Malay Peninsula,
Sumatra, Java, Borneo and many nearby islands)  (pp.167-8).

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Steve Grenard
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