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Leopardus pardalis Linnaeus 1758 (ocelot)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Felidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 47513

Alternative combination: Felis pardalis

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

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

Sister taxa: Leopardus braccatus, Leopardus colocolo, Leopardus geoffroyi, Leopardus guigna, Leopardus guttulus, Leopardus jacobita, Leopardus tigrinus, Leopardus vorohuensis, Leopardus wiedii

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 140.7, humerus length 115.8, radius length 118.8, tibia length 135.8, ulna length 113.4

Estimated body mass: 7.64 kg based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length