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Theropithecus gelada Rüppell 1835 (gelada)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Cercopithecidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 233450

Alternative combination: Macacus gelada

Synonyms: Gelada rueppelli Gray 1843 (no. 233451), Gelada ruppellii Gray 1843 (no. 233448)

Belongs to Theropithecus according to P. Dandelot and J. Prévost 1972

Sister taxon: Theropithecus oswaldi

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 203.9, fibula length 149.9, humerus length 191.6, radius length 204.0, scapula 125.4 x 80.3, skull 147.2 x 99.2, tibia length 204.3, ulna length 226.9

Estimated body mass: 30.4 kg based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length