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  iqexpand.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The unrelated family Anomaluridae also have andquot;squirrelandquot; in their common name, though they are usually referred to as andquot;scaly-tailed...
The Scaly-Tailed Flying Squirrels of Africa are in the family, Anomaluridae.
The unrelated family Anomaluridae also have andquot;squirrelandquot; in their common name, though they are usually referred...
anomaluridae.iqexpand.com   (332 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - flying squirrel (Vertebrate Zoology) - Encyclopedia
Most Old World species are similar, but the giant flying squirrels, genus Pteromys, of S Asia, are up to 4 ft (120 cm) long and may be observed sleeping on branches during the day.
The scaly-tailed squirrels, or African flying squirrels, are not true squirrels, but members of a separate rodent family (Anomaluridae).
Found only in tropical Africa, they are anatomically quite different from the true flying squirrels and include both gliding and nongliding species.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/F/flyingsq.html   (515 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Rodent   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Genera Anomalurus, Idiurus, Zenkerella The Anomaluridae or scaly-tailed flying squirrels are a family of rodents found in central Africa.
Genera Ctenodactylus Felovia Massoutiera Pectinator Gundis (family Ctenodactylidae) are a group of small, stocky rodents found in Africa.
A clade is group of organisms which share a common ancestor and which includes all decendents of that ancestor.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Rodent   (4898 words)

  
 Rodents of the family Anomaluridae (Mammalia) from Southeast Asia (middle Eocene, Pondaung Formation, Myanmar)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Rodents of the family Anomaluridae (Mammalia) from Southeast Asia (middle Eocene, Pondaung Formation, Myanmar)
Latest middle Eocene deposits in the Pondaung Formation of Myanmar have yielded specimens representing the rodent family Anomaluridae.
This is the geologically oldest record of the family.
www.pri.kyoto-u.ac.jp /data/0087.html   (167 words)

  
 Flightless Scaly-Tailed Squirrel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
RODENTIA; ANOMALURIDAE: Scaly-tailed Squirrels: RODENTIA; Family ANOMALURIDAE Scaly-tailed Squirrels.
Scaly-tailed squirrels (Anomaluridae) - MavicaNET: Flightless Scaly-tailed Squirrel (Zenkerella) [0].
Subklaso: Insectivores), Anomaluridae, (scaly-tailed squirrels), Zenkerella insignis, Cameroon scaly-tailed squirrel, Flightless scaly-tailed squirrel, African flying...
www.specieslist.com /endangered/common_name/F/Flightless_Scaly-Tailed_Squirrel.shtml   (198 words)

  
 MavicaNET - Scaly-tailed squirrels (Anomaluridae)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Catalogo / Natura / Vita / Animali / Mammiferi / Roditori (Rodentia) / Scaly-tailed squirrels (Anomaluridae)
Catalogo / Natura / Vita / Animali / Mammiferi / Roditori (Rodentia) / Gnawing mammals (Rodentia): taxonomy / Scaly-tailed squirrels (Anomaluridae)
Seven species in 3 genera make up this strange family.
www.mavicanet.com /lite/ita/28724.html   (217 words)

  
 American Museum of Natural History Publications   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Sciuridae, Anomaluridae, and Idiuridae collected by the American Museum Congo Expedition / by J.A. Allen.
Sciuridae, Anomaluridae, and Idiuridae collected by the American Museum Congo expedition.
Sciuridae, Anomaluridae, and Idiuridae collected by the American Museum Congo Expedition /
diglib1.amnh.org /bulletins/congo/BUL47a2.html   (258 words)

  
 Sources for compilation of Africa databases: mammals
Deux nouvelles captures d'Idiurus macrotis Miller (Rodentia, Anomaluridae) en Côte d'Ivoire.
Anomalures (Rodentia, Anomaluridae) in Central Gabon : species composition, population densities and ecology.
Taxonomic review of Miniopterus minor Peters, 1867 (Mammalia: Chiroptera) from western central Africa.
www.zmuc.dk /commonweb/research/biodata_sources_mammals.htm   (6160 words)

  
 Assapan Zwerggleithörnchen Glaucomys volans
Gleitfliegende Säugetiere finden sich nur in vier verschiedenen Familien die zu drei verschiedenen Ordnungen gehören.
Dazu gehören die Dornschwanzhörnchen (Anomaluridae) und die eigentlichen Hörnchen (Sciuridae) die zur Ordnung der Nagetiere (Rodentia) zählen.
Des weiteren gibt es noch die Familie der Gleitflieger (Cynocephalidae) aus der Ordnung der Riesengleiter (Dermoptera) sowie die Gleitbeutler (Petauridae) aus der Ordnung der Beuteltiere (Marsupialia).
www.tierenzyklopaedie.de /tiere/assapan.html   (526 words)

  
 RODENTIA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
# mouse-related rodents: Myodonta (Muridae [mouse, rats] + Dipodidae [jerboas]), Geomyoidea (Geomyidae [pocket gophers] + Heteromyidae [pocket mice]) + Castoridae (beavers), and Anomaluromorpha (Anomaluridae [scaly-tailed flying squirrels] + Pedetidae [springhares]) ;
This maximum likelihood phylogenetic tree (click on it to enlarge) has been drawn after modification from
Pedetidae (springhares of genus Pedetes)–not included there–actually clusters with Anomaluridae (Anomalurus) into the superfamily Anomaluromorpha (=Anomaluroidea ;
www.isem.univ-montp2.fr /PPP/PM/RES/Phylo/Rod/@Rodents.php   (1636 words)

  
 CITES - Canadian Wildlife Service - Environment Canada
Anomalure de Beecroft : III @ Mammal, Rodentia, Anomaluridae
Anomalure de Pel : III @ Mammal, Rodentia, Anomaluridae
Anomalure nain : III @ Mammal, Rodentia, Anomaluridae
www.cites.ec.gc.ca /ControlList/staticIndex_e.cfm   (8046 words)

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