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Panthera onca Linnaeus 1758 (jaguar)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Felidae

Alternative combination: Felis onca

Synonyms: Felis augustus Leidy 1872, Felis veronis Hay 1919, Panthera (Jaguarius) augusta Leidy 1872, Panthera onca augusta Leidy 1872

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Tomus I. Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae (Stockholm) 1-823

Belongs to Panthera according to W. E. Johnson et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Panthera (Jaguarius), Panthera blytheae, Panthera gombaszoegensis, Panthera leo, Panthera pardus, Panthera tigris, Panthera uncia

Ecology: scansorial carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): P3 21.7 x 11.2, P4 33.0 x 16.2, p3 17.2 x 8.0, p4 23.1 x 11.5, m1 22.6 x 11.7, Femur width 3.07, femur length 260.6, femur diameter 23.5, humerus length 223.3, humerus diameter 29.5, radius length 178.4, radius diameter 14.0, tibia length 216.0, ulna length 265.0

Estimated body mass: 56.8 kg based on femur diameter, femur length, humerus diameter, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length