Giant Flying Squirrel !! A giant flying squirrel coming in to land... these guys really are incredibly accomplished fliers! Qinling Mountains, China. by Will Burrard-Lucas Photos, Red And White, Flying Squirrels, Wildlife Photography, Bats, Giant Flying, White Giant, China, Animal
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This isn't your average squirrel. It's an Indian Giant Squirrel and you probably won't get a chance to see this guy in the wild unless you're very high up in the canopy of an Indian rainforest.. Catch More Creatures Here: www.thefeaturedcr...
Indian Giant Squirrel (Ratufa indicus) @ Bokkapuram, Masinagudi, by Bishancm, wikimedia: The elusive Indian or Malabar Giant Squirrel is a substantial diurnal squirrel weighing 2 kg, with head and body length about 14" and the tail length about 2'. It rarely leaves the trees of the upper-canopy, can jump up to 20', and often freezes or flattens itself against the tree trunk, instead of fleeing. when in danger. en.wikipedia.org/... #Indian_Giant_Squirrel
Here's another little mini-dragon...a green one to complement the red guy. This one is species Draco Maximus or "Giant Flying Dragon". Something tells me there was once a much larger, and truly "giant" flying lizard that inspired ancient stories of dragons.