Dermoptera

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Dermoptera

the order of insectivorous mammals containing the flying lemurs that have a membrane stretching between wrist, ankle and tail.
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Their teeth look similar to tree shrews' teeth, while other skull and genetic features resemble those of primates (Past studies have even linked colugos to bats and other insect-eating mammals.
The study focused on the Malayan colugo, an animal the size of a cat commonly called a flying lemur - even though it is not a true lemur, nor does it technically fly.
Colugo DNA changed later, making these little gliders our closest cousins outside of the primate family.
It's a colugo or flying lemur, although this is something of a misnomer since it doesn't actually fly and it certainly isn't a lemur" - the Mighty Attenborough (Planet Earth)