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Cuniculus taczanowskii Stolzmann 1885 (mountain paca)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Cuniculidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 238367

Alternative combination: Coelogenys taczanowskii

Full reference: J. Stolzmann. 1885. Description d'un nouveau Rongeur du genre Coelogenys. Proceedings of The Zoological Society 1885:161-167

Belongs to Cuniculus according to B. Ríos-Uzeda et al. 2004

Sister taxon: Cuniculus paca

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): skull 124.0 x 90.0

Estimated body mass: 9.33 kg based on skull length