Bartel's flying squirrel

The Bartel's flying squirrel (Hylopetes bartelsi) is a rodent species in the family Sciuridae endemic to West Java, Indonesia. It inhabits subtropical and tropical forest.[1]

Bartel's flying squirrel
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Sciuridae
Genus: Hylopetes
H. bartelsi
Binomial name
Hylopetes bartelsi
Chasen, 1939


The Bartel's flying squirrel was named after Dutch naturalist Max Eduard Gottlieb Bartels.[2]


  1. ^ a b Clayton, E. (2016). "Hylopetes bartelsi". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T10602A115098024. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T10602A22243650.en.{{cite iucn}}: error: |doi= / |page= mismatch (help)
  2. ^ Beolens, Bo; Watkins, Michael; Michael, Grayson (2009). The Eponym Dictionary of Mammals. JHU Press. p. 30. ISBN 9780801895333.