flying cat

Definitions of flying cat
  1. noun
    arboreal nocturnal mammal of southeast Asia and the Philippines resembling a lemur and having a fold of skin on each side from neck to tail that is used for long gliding leaps
    synonyms: colugo, flying lemur
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    types:
    Cynocephalus variegatus
    a variety of flying lemur
    type of:
    eutherian, eutherian mammal, placental, placental mammal
    mammals having a placenta; all mammals except monotremes and marsupials
  2. noun
    East Indian flying squirrel
    synonyms: Petaurista petaurista, flying marmot, taguan
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    type of:
    Asiatic flying squirrel
    nocturnal rodent of Asia having furry folds of skin between forelegs and hind legs enabling it to move by gliding leaps
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