Origin of colugo
1885–90; < New Latin, first recorded as colago (1702) and alleged to be < Bisayan
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The Colugo is perhaps the most singular member of the order.Natural History in Anecdote
The colugo is about as big as a good-sized cat, and its fur is olive or brown in color, mottled with whitish blotches and spots.
Well, the skin of the colugo is quite as loose as that on the sides and lower parts of its body.
- another name for flying lemur
from a native word in Malaya
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