Canis mesomelas
silverbacked (or blackbacked) jackal


Order: Carnivora (carnivores)
Family: Canidae (dogs, foxes)
Genus: Canis (dogs, jackals)

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Specimen Code: DKY_1744, Sex: male, Age: -
Measurements (mm) - Maximum Length: 149.8, Zygomatic Breadth: 85.7, Posterior Cranial Breadth: 52.5, Nasion-Basion: 85.0

LTo Left (medium-sized) To Right (medium-sized)R

ATo Anterior (medium-sized) To Posterior (medium-sized)P

STo Superior (medium-sized) To Inferior (medium-sized)I

L: Left, R: Right, A: Anterior, P: Posterior, S: Superior, I: Inferior
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