sugar glider


sugar glider
a gliding possum, Petaurus breviceps, inhabiting open forests of New Guinea, Tasmania, and Australia.

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  • Sugar glider — Phalanger volant Phalanger volant …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sugar Glider — Kurzkopfgleitbeutler Ein Kurzkopfgleitbeutler Systematik Unterklasse: Beutelsäuger (Metatheria) Überordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • sugar glider — /ˈʃʊgə glaɪdə / (say shooguh gluyduh) noun a glider (def. 5) of eastern and northern Australian forests, Petaurus breviceps, that feeds on nectar, manna, pollen and insects. Also, sugar possum, sugar squirrel …   Australian English dictionary

  • sugar glider — noun Petaurus breviceps, an insectivorous gliding Australian arboreal marsupial …   Wiktionary

  • sugar glider — noun a flying phalanger that feeds on wattle gum and eucalyptus sap. [Petaurus breviceps.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • sugar glider — a gliding possum, Petaurus breviceps, inhabiting open forests of New Guinea, Tasmania, and Australia …   Useful english dictionary

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  • glider — /gluy deuhr/, n. 1. a motorless, heavier than air aircraft for gliding from a higher to a lower level by the action of gravity or from a lower to a higher level by the action of air currents. 2. a porch swing made of an upholstered seat suspended …   Universalium

  • Mahogany glider — Mahogany glider[1] Conservation status …   Wikipedia


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