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Cebus apella Linnaeus 1758 (tufted capuchin)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Cebidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 232441

Alternative combination: Simia apella

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Cebus according to O. Thomas 1911

Sister taxa: Cebus albulus, Cebus capucinus, Cebus margaritae, Cebus nigrivittatus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 110.0, femur diameter 6.50, humerus length 90.0, humerus diameter 6.30, radius length 85.0, radius diameter 3.60, skull 73.4 x 71.2, tibia length 105.0, tibia diameter 6.30, ulna length 95.0

Estimated body mass: 2.96 kg based on femur diameter, femur length, humerus diameter, humerus length, tibia diameter, tibia length, and ulna length