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Scapanus latimanus Bachman 1842 (broad-footed mole)

Osteichthyes - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 51419

Alternative combination: Scalops latimanus

Synonyms: Scalops californicus Ayres 1856 (no. 51406), Scapanus californicus Ayres 1856 (no. 51417)

Belongs to Scapanus according to T. L. Yates and D. J. Schmidly 1975

Sister taxa: Scapanus hagermanensis, Scapanus malatinus, Scapanus orarius, Scapanus proceridens, Scapanus shultzi, Scapanus townsendii

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): humerus length 12.5, scapula length 25.7

Estimated body mass: 23.8 g based on humerus length