Higher classification Phalanger
Scientific name Phalanger sericeus
|Similar Mountain cuscus, Stein's cuscus, Ornate cuscus, Telefomin cuscus, Rothschild's cuscus|
The silky cuscus (Phalanger sericeus) is a species of marsupial in the family Phalangeridae. It is found in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.
The silky cuscus is found in abundance across high elevations in the central mountains of the island of New Guinea, Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea.