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Varecia variegata Kerr 1792 (black-and-white ruffed lemur)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Lemuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 237775

Alternative combination: Lemur macaco variegatus

Belongs to Varecia according to R. J. Smith and W. L. Jungers 1997

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 150.8, fibula length 125.5, humerus length 107.0, radius length 100.3, scapula 51.9 x 39.3, skull 106.5 x 57.0, tibia length 137.7, ulna length 118.6

Estimated body mass: 7.92 kg based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length