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Ctenomys magellanicus Bennett 1836 (Magellanic tuco-tuco)

Mammalia - Glires - Ctenomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 234383

Belongs to Ctenomys according to M. Lizzaralde et al. 2003

Sister taxa: Ctenomys bonariensis, Ctenomys chapalmalensis, Ctenomys connoveri, Ctenomys cotocaensis, Ctenomys formosus, Ctenomys kraglievichi, Ctenomys praderii, Ctenomys priscus, Ctenomys subassentiens, Ctenomys thomasi, Ctenomys uquiensis, Paractenomys chapadmalensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 22.2, humerus length 19.5, radius length 19.5, scapula length 15.5, tibia length 27.8, ulna length 25.3

Estimated body mass: 129.6 g based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length