Pteromys petuarista
Taguan Tag"u*an, n. [From the native name in the East Indies.] (Zo["o]l.) A large flying squirrel ({Pteromys petuarista}). Its body becomes two feet long, with a large bushy tail nearly as long. [1913 Webster]

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  • Taguan — Tag u*an, n. [From the native name in the East Indies.] (Zo[ o]l.) A large flying squirrel ({Pteromys petuarista}). Its body becomes two feet long, with a large bushy tail nearly as long. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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