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Tremarctos ornatus Cuvier 1825 (spectacled bear)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Ursidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 97841

Alternative combination: Ursus ornatus

Belongs to Tremarctos according to L. P. Waits et al. 1999

Sister taxon: Tremarctos floridanus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 283.7, humerus length 257.3, radius length 201.4, tibia length 214.2

Estimated body mass: 53.9 kg based on femur length, humerus length, and tibia length