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SPECIES Hylopetes winstoni

Original Name:Iomys winstoni
Author:Sody, 1949.
Citation:Treubia Buitenzorg, 20: 75.
Common Name:Sumatran Flying Squirrel
Type Locality:"Baleq, E. Atjeh, N. Sumatra, 1200 m," [Indonesia].
Distribution:Known only from the type locality.
Status:IUCN Critically Endangered.
Comments:Originally described as a species of Iomys, but placed in Hylopetes by Corbet and Hill (1992).
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