Northern Flying Squirrel


  • Classification: Mammal
  • Lifespan in Captivity: 10+ years
  • Lifespan in the Wild: 3-5 years
  • Length: 10-12 inches
  • Weight: 4 ounces
  • Range: Canada, some northern US coastal states
  • Habitat: Deciduous and coniferous forests,
    • Diet in the Wild: Fungi, lichen, mushrooms, sap, nuts, insects, carrion, bird eggs, nestlings, flowers, seeds

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