Holotype: KIZ 034924 (field number bs1628), adult ♂, skull, dried skin, baculum, and remaining body part in alcohol, collected by Quan Li in January 2017.
Type locality: “Baihualin village [25.298167N, 98.784683E], Lujiang township, Longyang County, Baoshan City, Yunnan, China. The locality is located on the eastern slope of the southern Mount Gaoligong”.
- Li, Q., Li, X.-Y., Jackson, S.M., Li, F., Jiang, M., Zhao, W., Song, W.-Y. & Jiang, X.-L. 2019. Discovery and description of a mysterious Asian flying squirrel (Rodentia, Sciuridae, Biswamoyopterus) from Mount Gaoligong, southwest China. ZooKeys 864: 147–160. DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.864.33678 Reference page.