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Salanoia concolor Geoffroy 1837 (brown-tailed mongoose)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Herpestidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 232252

Alternative combinations: Galidia concolor, Galidia unicolor, Hemigalidia concolor, Salanoia unicolor

Synonyms: Galidia olivacea Geoffroy 1839 (no. 232129), Hemigalidia olivacea Geoffroy 1839 (no. 232130), Salanoia olivacea Geoffroy 1839 (no. 232249)

Belongs to Salanoia according to R. Albignac 1972

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 59.3, humerus length 50.8, radius length 47.3, scapula 40.0 x 20.0, skull 66.0 x 39.0, tibia length 63.4

Estimated body mass: 833.5 g based on femur length, humerus length, and tibia length