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Pachyaena gigantea Osborn and Wortman 1892 (condylarth)

Osteichthyes - Acreodi - Mesonychidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 49572

Belongs to Pachyaena according to F. Solé et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Pachyaena gracilis, Pachyaena nemegetica, Pachyaena ossifraga

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): P4 26.2 x 29.0, M1 27.8 x 29.0, M2 27.5 x 29.8, p4 21.3 x 17.0, m1 24.5 x 16.7, m2 28.4 x 17.3, humerus 311.0 x 49.0, radius length 248.0, ulna 260.0 x 38.0

Estimated body mass: 81.7 kg based on humerus length and ulna length