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Phalanger gymnotis Peters and Doria 1875 (ground cuscus)

Osteichthyes - Diprotodontia - Phalangeridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 234500

Alternative combination: Phalangista gymnotis

Belongs to Phalanger according to O. Thomas 1898

Sister taxa: Phalanger breviceps, Phalanger carmelitae, Phalanger intercastellanus, Phalanger leucippus, Phalanger maculatus, Phalanger orientalis, Phalanger sericeus, Phalangista cookii

Ecology: scansorial herbivore-insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 88.9, fibula length 78.3, humerus length 62.4, radius length 61.6, scapula length 50.1, skull 87.8 x 57.3, tibia length 78.4, ulna length 72.2

Estimated body mass: 1.76 kg based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length