Significance to humans

Some of the larger New Guinean species are hunted for meat.

1. Greater glider (Petauroides volans); 2. Rock ringtail (Petropseudes dahli); 3. Common ringtail (Pseudocheirus peregrinus); 4. Pygmy ringtail (Pseudochirulus mayeri); 5. Lowland ringtail (Pseudochirulus canescens); 6. Green ringtail (Pseudochirops archeri); 7. Lemuroid ringtail (Hemi-belideus lemuroides); 8. Herbert River ringtail (Pseudochirulus herbertensis). (Illustration by Marguette Dongvillo)

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