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Sus scrofa Linnaeus 1758 (pig)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Suidae

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Tomus I. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae (Lars Salvius, Stockholm)

Belongs to Sus according to S. M. Funk et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Sus barbatus, Sus bucculentus, Sus cebifrons, Sus celebensis, Sus cristatus, Sus larvatus, Sus philippensis, Sus pusillus, Sus verrucosus, Sus vittatus

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 200.0, humerus length 195.8, humerus diameter 19.2, radius length 189.3, scapula 260.0 x 143.0, tibia length 222.6, tibia diameter 22.0, ulna length 199.7, ulna diameter 12.6

Estimated body mass: 34.6 kg based on femur length, humerus diameter, humerus length, tibia diameter, tibia length, and ulna length