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Lobodon carcinophaga Hombron and Jacquinot 1842 (crabeater seal)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Phocidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 94091

Alternative combinations: Lobodon carcinophagus, Ogmorhinus (Lobodon) carcinophaga, Ogmorhinus (Lobodon) carcinophagus, Ogmorhinus carcinophaga, Phoca carcinophaga

Synonym: Stenorhynchus serridens Owen 1843 (taxon 103631)

Belongs to Lobodon according to P. J. Adam 2005

Sister taxa: Lobodon vetus, Leptorhynchus crassidens

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 85.0, humerus length 95.0, radius length 105.0, scapula length 118.0, tibia length 190.0

Estimated body mass: 6.27 kg based on femur length, humerus length, and tibia length