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Lutra maculicollis Lichtenstein 1835 (otter)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Mustelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 157464

Alternative combination: Hydrictis maculicollis

Belongs to Lutra according to J. Peters 1990

Sister taxa: Lutra affinis, Lutra bravardi, Lutra bressana, Lutra castiglionis, Lutra fatimazohrae, Lutra hessica, Lutra licenti, Lutra lutra, Lutra lybica, Lutra palaeoleptonyx, Lutra simplicidens, Lutra sumatrana, Nesolutra euxena

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 59.1, humerus length 62.4, radius length 42.0, tibia length 66.8

Estimated body mass: 1.05 kg based on femur length, humerus length, and tibia length