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Herpestes naso de Winton 1901 (long-nosed mongoose)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Herpestidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 236711

Belongs to Herpestes according to de Winton 1901

Sister taxa: Herpestes abdelalii, Herpestes auropunctatus, Herpestes edwardsii, Herpestes gracilis, Herpestes ichneumon, Herpestes pulverulentus, Herpestes rubrifons, Herpestes sanguineus, Herpestes smithii, Herpestes urva, Herpestes vitticollis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): skull 108.7 x 58.3