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Papio cynocephalus Linnaeus 1766 (yellow baboon)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Cercopithecidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 231526

Alternative combination: Simia cynocephala

Belongs to Papio according to C. B. Ruff 2003

Sister taxa: Papio anubis, Papio hamadryas, Papio papio, Papio porcarius, Papio thoth

Subtaxa: Papio cynocephalus cynocephalus, Papio cynocephalus ibeanus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 231.4, fibula length 196.8, humerus length 199.6, radius length 221.1, scapula 124.8 x 83.4, tibia length 200.5, ulna length 213.3

Estimated body mass: 32.4 kg based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length