ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Lutra maculicollis Lichtenstein 1835 (otter)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Mustelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 157464

Alternative combination: Hydrictis maculicollis

Belongs to Lutra according to J. Peters 1990

Sister taxa: Lutra affinis, Lutra bravardi, Lutra bressana, Lutra castiglionis, Lutra fatimazohrae, Lutra franconica, Lutra hessica, Lutra licenti, Lutra lutra, Lutra lybica, Lutra palaeoleptonyx, Lutra piscinaria, Lutra simplicidens, Lutra sumatrana, Nesolutra euxena

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 59.1, humerus length 62.4, radius length 42.0, tibia length 66.8

Estimated body mass: 1.05 kg based on femur length, humerus length, and tibia length