ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Macaca arctoides Geoffroy 1831 (stump-tailed macaque)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Cercopithecidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 240319

Alternative combination: Macacus arctoides

Belongs to Macaca according to D. F. Su and N. G. Jablonski 2009

Sister taxa: Macaca assamensis, Macaca cyclopis, Macaca fascicularis, Macaca florentina, Macaca mordax, Macaca mulatta, Macaca nemestrina, Macaca phaeura, Macaca prisca, Macaca radiata, Macaca silenus, Macaca sinica, Macaca sylvanus, Macaca thibetana, Macacus (Pithex), Macacus cynomolgus, Macacus eocaenus, Macacus priscus, Macacus robustus, Macacus sivalensus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 167.4, fibula length 138.2, humerus length 158.6, radius length 147.7, scapula length 79.1, tibia length 149.4, ulna length 168.5

Estimated body mass: 15.0 kg based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length