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Neusticomys monticolus Anthony 1921 (montane fish eating rat)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Cricetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 231852

Belongs to Neusticomys according to J. B. Packer and T. E. Lee 2007

Sister taxon: Neusticomys venezuelae

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 15.1, humerus length 12.3, radius length 12.7, scapula length 11.6, tibia length 22.6

Estimated body mass: 22.5 g based on femur length, humerus length, and tibia length