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Dasyprocta punctata Gray 1842 (Central American agouti)

Mammalia - Glires - Dasyproctidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 238324

Belongs to Dasyprocta according to J. E. Gray 1842

Sister taxon: Dasyprocta leporina

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 96.7, humerus length 80.6, tibia length 100.2, ulna length 82.0

Estimated body mass: 5.91 kg based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length