flying lemurflying lemur
any of an order (Dermoptera) of tree-dwelling mammals of Southeast Asia, having a broad fold of skin on each side of the body between the forelimbs and the tail, that enables it to make long, gliding leaps
Any of various mammals of the order Dermoptera of Southeast Asia that are sustained in gliding leaps by a wide, fur-covered membrane extending from each side of the body. They are not closely related to true lemurs. Also called colugo .
(plural flying lemurs)
- the colugo