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Martes foina Erxleben 1777 (marten)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Mustelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 157448

Alternative combination: Mustela foina

Belongs to Martes according to G. F. Baryshnikov 2009

Sister taxa: Martes (Tomictis), Martes campestris, Martes caurina, Martes flavigula, Martes foxi, Martes gazini, Martes intermedius, Martes khelifensis, Martes kinseyi, Martes martes, Martes melampus, Martes nambianus, Martes parviloba, Martes stirtoni, Martes vetus, Martes zibellina

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 91.8, humerus length 84.1, radius length 63.9, tibia length 91.2

Estimated body mass: 2.86 kg based on femur length, humerus length, and tibia length