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Galea musteloides Meyen 1832 (common yellow-toothed cavy)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Caviidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 231490

Belongs to Galea according to Meyen 1832

Sister taxon: Galea spixii

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 38.9, humerus length 31.7, tibia length 44.0, ulna length 33.4

Estimated body mass: 465.2 g based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length