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Manis pentadactyla Linnaeus 1758 (pangolin)

Osteichthyes - Pholidota - Manidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 104152

Synonyms: Manis dalmani Sundevall 1843 (no. 233572), Manis dalmanni Sundevall 1843 (no. 233571)

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Manis according to O. Thomas 1911

Sister taxa: Manis (Uromanis), Manis crassicaudata, Manis javanica, Manis temminckii, Manis tetradactyla

Ecology: scansorial insectivore