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Cercopithecus nictitans Linnaeus 1766 (greater spot-nosed monkey)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Cercopithecidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 232635

Alternative combination: Simia nictitans

Belongs to Cercopithecus according to R. Owen 1853

Sister taxa: Cercopithecus albogularis, Cercopithecus centralis, Cercopithecus cephalopterus, Cercopithecus cephus, Cercopithecus diana, Cercopithecus erythrotis, Cercopithecus kolbi, Cercopithecus mitis, Cercopithecus pygerythrus, Cercopithecus ruber, Cercopithecus sabaeus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 167.4, fibula length 151.7, humerus length 128.1, radius length 125.0, scapula length 56.2, tibia length 162.3, ulna length 141.1

Estimated body mass: 12.3 kg based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length