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Lynx canadensis Kerr 1792 (Canadian lynx)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Felidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 47819

Alternative combinations: Felis (Lynx) canadensis, Felis canadensis

Belongs to Lynx according to W. E. Johnson et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Felis (Lynx) lybiensis, Felis (Lynx) montana, Felis (Lynx) nubiensis, Felis (Lynx) vulgaris, Lynx issiodorensis, Lynx longignathus, Lynx lynx, Lynx pardinus, Lynx proterolyncis, Lynx rufus, Lynx texensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 198.0, humerus length 159.9, radius length 153.6, tibia length 210.0

Estimated body mass: 24.6 kg based on femur length, humerus length, and tibia length