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Cyonasua pascuali Linares 1981 (procyonid carnivore)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Procyonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 262185

Full reference: O. J. Linares. 1981. Tres nuevos carnivoros Procionidos fósiles del Mioceno de Norte y Sudamerica. Ameghiniana 18(3-4):113-121

Belongs to Cyonasua according to O. J. Linares 1981

Sister taxa: Cyonasua argentina, Cyonasua brevirrostris, Cyonasua clausa, Cyonasua groeberi, Cyonasua longirostris, Cyonasua lutaria, Cyonasua meranii, Cyonasua robusta

Type specimen: AM 45985, a mandible (right mandible with pm2-m2). Its type locality is San Carlos East, which is in a Huayquerian terrestrial horizon in the Huayquerías Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): p2 5.10 x 2.90, p3 6.00 x 3.60, p4 7.10 x 4.00, m1 8.90 x 4.90, m2 7.00 x 3.90, c-m2 length 43.5, p2-m2 length 34.0