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Prionailurus bengalensis Kerr 1792 (leopard cat)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Felidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 224055

Alternative combinations: Felis (Lynx) bengalensis, Felis bengalensis

Belongs to Prionailurus according to W. E. Johnson et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Prionailurus javanensis, Prionailurus planiceps, Prionailurus rubiginosus, Prionailurus viverrinus

Subtaxa: Felis bengalensis sumatrana, Prionailurus bengalensis iriomotensis

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 108.1, humerus length 93.7, radius length 83.0, tibia length 106.7, ulna length 89.8

Estimated body mass: 3.90 kg based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length