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Genetta rubiginosa Pucheran 1855 (haussa genet)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Viverridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 232932

Synonyms: Genetta thierryi Matschie 1902 (no. 235232), Genetta tigrina thierryi Matschie 1902 (no. 236768)

Belongs to Genetta according to P. Gaubert et al. 2003

Sister taxa: Genetta (Genetta), Genetta dongolana, Genetta genetta, Genetta pardina, Genetta piscivora, Genetta senegalensis, Genetta servalina, Genetta stuhlmanni, Genetta suahelica, Genetta tigrina, Viverra maculata

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 77.4, humerus length 67.8, radius length 56.5, skull 74.1 x 37.8, tibia length 79.6

Estimated body mass: 1.75 kg based on femur length, humerus length, and tibia length