Waddlewings are enemies that make their debut in New Super Mario Bros. U. These creatures are bright orange and resemble real-life squirrels, with a red nose, two pretruding teeth, beady eyes, and a cream-colored belly.
In New Super Mario Bros. U
The Flying Squrriel was first introduced in New Super Mario Bros. U. They appear most frequently in the Acorn Plains and Cloud Levels. They behave by usually gliding from side to side, but can also be seen running. They have the ability to cling to walls. They can carry Super Acorns in their hands while in the air, and will drop them if defeated.
Mario Party Island Tour
Waddlewings make a cameo in the minigame Starring Artist.
Names in Other Languages
Pun on ardilla (squirrel) and llenita (full).
Pun on ardilla (squirrel) and gorda (fat).
Portmanteau of "dent" (tooth), "dandiner (se)" (waddle), and "-ard" (suffix used for several uses, such as making pejoratives words, or forming animal names)
Pun on Eichhorn (squirrel) and feist (plump).
Pun on "pterodáctilo", meaning "pterodactyl", and "gorducho", meaning "chubby".