Table 1.

Comparison of select cranial measurements (mm) for Scutisorex, given as mean, ±s.d. and range. Characters defined in the electronic supplementary material.

characterS. thori n. sp. (n = 1)S. somereni (n = 9)
condylo-incisive length30.3433.33 ± 0.90
32.00 – 34.76
length of upper toothrow13.0014.76 ± 0.44
14.04 – 15.44
least interorbital width6.857.06 ± 0.15
6.84 – 7.27
bimaxillary width8.7710.08 ± 0.32
 9.60 – 10.44
greatest width of the braincase13.6914.52 ± 0.42
13.80 – 15.23
height of the braincase9.319.98 ± 0.23
9.58 – 10.20
width of third upper incisor0.881.18 ± 0.02
1.15 – 1.21
width of upper canine0.921.21 ± 0.07
1.09 – 1.32
length of third upper molar1.821.97 ± 0.12
1.83 – 2.18
width of third upper molar0.820.89 ± 0.05
0.82 – 0.98
maxillary plate1.532.08 ± 0.17
1.78 – 2.30
length of mandible19.5721.80 ± 0.73
20.85 – 22.90
length of lower toothrow12.113.72 ± 0.35
13.15 – 14.18