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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. Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae (Stockholm) 1-823

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

Sister taxa: Sus barbatus, Sus bucculentus, Sus cebifrons, Sus celebensis, Sus cristatus, 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