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Crossarchus obscurus Cuvier 1825 (common kusimanse)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Herpestidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 206229

Belongs to Crossarchus according to J. A. Allen 1919

Sister taxon: Crossarchus zebra

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 53.0, humerus length 47.0, radius length 40.0, scapula 35.0 x 23.0, skull 65.0 x 39.0, tibia length 53.0

Estimated body mass: 582.3 g based on femur length, humerus length, and tibia length