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Otocyon megalotis Desmarest 1822 (bat-eared fox)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Canidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 232959

Alternative combination: Canis megalotis

Belongs to Otocyon according to A. Cabrera 1910

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Otocyon megalotis megalotis, Otocyon megalotis virgatus

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Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 114.5, humerus length 97.0, radius length 104.2, skull 112.7 x 59.3, tibia length 120.7

Estimated body mass: 5.33 kg based on femur length, humerus length, and tibia length