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Potamogale velox Du Chaillu 1860 (giant otter shrew)

Mammalia - Insectivora - Potamogalidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 231780

Alternative combinations: Cynogale velox, Mythomys velox

Belongs to Potamogale according to G. J. Allman 1866

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 34.3, humerus length 34.8, radius length 24.0, scapula length 27.2, tibia length 37.1, ulna length 25.4

Estimated body mass: 168.8 g based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length