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Cynocephalus volans Linnaeus 1758 (Philippine flying lemur)

Osteichthyes - Dermoptera - Cynocephalidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 206240

Alternative combinations: Galeopithecus volans, Lemur volans

Synonyms: Galeopithecus marmoratus Temminck 1836 (no. 234299), Galeopithecus philippinensis Waterhouse 1838 (no. 232450), Galeopithecus rufus Geoffroy 1829 (no. 234297), Galeopithecus temmincki Waterhouse 1838 (no. 234301), Galeopithecus ternatensis Geoffroy 1829 (no. 234298), Galeopithecus undatus Wagner 1839 (no. 234302)

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Cynocephalus according to L. Marivaux et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Cynocephalus babouin, Cynocephalus sphingiola, Galeopithecus philippensis

Ecology: arboreal folivore