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Zaedyus pichiy Desmarest 1804 (pichi)

Osteichthyes - Placentalia - Dasypodidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 83728

Belongs to Zaedyus according to E. Soibelzon et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Zaedyus minimus, Zaedyus minutus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 45.1, femur diameter 4.70, humerus length 43.5, humerus diameter 4.80, radius length 26.6, radius diameter 3.30, tibia length 37.8, tibia diameter 4.50, ulna length 44.4

Estimated body mass: 521.1 g based on femur diameter, femur length, humerus diameter, humerus length, tibia diameter, tibia length, and ulna length