Metachirus nudicaudatus (small mammal)

Mass: 372 g based on da Fonseca and Kierulff 1988, Medellín et al. 1992, Moraes Jr 2004, Cáceres 2005, Delciellos and Vieira 2009, Delciellos and Viera 2007, Díaz 2014, Julien-Laferrière 1991, and Richard-Hansen et al. 1999

Abundance: 0.37 to 11.46% (median 2.39%)

Latitudinal range: -24.5° to 13.7°

Habitats: (1), tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest (7), tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest (10)

Found in 18 samples

Bolivia: El Refugio Huanchaca Biological Station, Los Fierros Camp (LFF)

Brazil: Pinkaití Research Station (ground), Fazenda Montes Claros (primary), Fazenda Montes Claros (secondary), Alta Floresta (Sherman traps), Fazenda Santa Fé, PPBio-Amazônia (100 L buckets, I-shaped arrays), Saibadela, Reserva Natural Vale (year 2), Reserva Ecológica Michelin (floresta), Abismo Iguatemi

French Guiana: Domaine Experimental Paracou (station 5)

Nicaragua: Siuna (mammals, primary forest)

Peru: Reserva Cuzco Amazónico (1989 snap traps), Iquitos–Nauta Highway, Reserva Nacional Allpahuayo-Mishana (Tomahawk traps), Reserva Nacional Allpahuayo-Mishana (Victor traps)

Size measurements:
♀ body mass280.8 gN = 33da Fonseca and Kierulff 1988
♀ body mass300 gN = 1Medellín et al. 1992
♀ body mass300 gN = 1Medellín et al. 1992
♀ body mass243 gN = 1Moraes Jr 2004
♂ body mass352.7 gN = 51da Fonseca and Kierulff 1988
body mass290 gN = 5Cáceres 2005
body mass415.0 gN = 10Delciellos and Vieira 2009
body mass332.8 gN = 11Delciellos and Viera 2007
body mass353.1 gN = 17Díaz 2014
body mass360 gN = 1Julien-Laferrière 1991
body mass460 gN = 71Richard-Hansen et al. 1999
♀ total body length498 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ total body length550 mmN = 1Medellín et al. 1992
♀ head and body length225 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ head and body length225 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ head and body length240 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ head and body length238 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ head and body length232.1 mmN = 32da Fonseca and Kierulff 1988
♀ head and body length255 mmN = 1Thomas 1923
♂ head and body length240 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♂ head and body length243 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♂ head and body length252.0 mmN = 51da Fonseca and Kierulff 1988
♂ head and body length238 mmN = 1Thomas 1923
♂ head and body length240 mmN = 1Thomas 1923
head and body length275 mmN = 71Richard-Hansen et al. 1999
♀ tail length273 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ tail length273 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ tail length290 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ tail length300 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ tail length315.9 mmN = 31da Fonseca and Kierulff 1988
♀ tail length329 mmN = 1Medellín et al. 1992
♀ tail length335 mmN = 1Medellín et al. 1992
♀ tail length315 mmN = 1Thomas 1923
♂ tail length298 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♂ tail length308 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♂ tail length324.1 mmN = 51da Fonseca and Kierulff 1988
♂ tail length259 mmN = 1Thomas 1923
♂ tail length260 mmN = 1Thomas 1923
tail length345 mmN = 71Richard-Hansen et al. 1999
♀ hind foot length40 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ hind foot length40 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ hind foot length41 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ hind foot length42 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ hind foot length42.3 mmN = 32da Fonseca and Kierulff 1988
♀ hind foot length45 mmN = 1Medellín et al. 1992
♀ hind foot length47 mmN = 1Medellín et al. 1992
♀ hind foot length40 mmN = 1Thomas 1923
♂ hind foot length43 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♂ hind foot length42 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♂ hind foot length44.9 mmN = 51da Fonseca and Kierulff 1988
♂ hind foot length39 mmN = 1Thomas 1923
♂ hind foot length38 mmN = 1Thomas 1923
hind foot length46 mmN = 71Richard-Hansen et al. 1999
♀ ear length38 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ ear length38 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ ear length39 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ ear length38 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ ear length36.5 mmN = 32da Fonseca and Kierulff 1988
♀ ear length32 mmN = 1Medellín et al. 1992
♀ ear length33 mmN = 1Medellín et al. 1992
♀ ear length37 mmN = 1Thomas 1923
♂ ear length38 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♂ ear length38.5 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♂ ear length37.4 mmN = 50da Fonseca and Kierulff 1988
♂ ear length29 mmN = 1Thomas 1923
ear length35 mmN = 71Richard-Hansen et al. 1999
♀ skull length54 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ skull length55 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ condylobasal length56 mmN = 1Thomas 1923
♂ condylobasal length50 mmN = 1Thomas 1923
♀ skull width28 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ skull width28 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ upper tooth row length19.5 mmN = 1Allen 1901
♀ upper tooth row length20 mmN = 1Allen 1901

See also Metachirus