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Table 1 Mean ± SD anatomical features of 3 intestinal compartments of the white-faced flying squirrel (N = 4)

From: Metagenomic analysis reveals a functional signature for biomass degradation by cecal microbiota in the leaf-eating flying squirrel (Petaurista alborufus lena)

  Small intestine Cecum Large intestine
Weight (g) 81.75 ± 18.93 143.00 ± 31.51 66.00 ± 12.41
Length (cm) 182.75 ± 28.44 48.53 ± 2.07 171.95 ± 7.76
W/L (g/cm) 0.45 ± 0.08 2.93 ± 0.56 0.38 ± 0.06