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Pygathrix nemaeus Linnaeus 1771 (red-shanked douc)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Cercopithecidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 232433

Alternative combination: Simia nemaea

Belongs to Pygathrix according to D. J. Whittaker et al. 2006

Sister taxon: Pygathrix nigripes

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 221.3, fibula length 187.9, humerus length 192.5, radius length 198.8, scapula length 68.8, tibia length 201.3, ulna length 214.0

Estimated body mass: 30.8 kg based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length