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Trichecodon koninckii Van Beneden 1871 (walrus)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Odobenidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 72025

Alternative combinations: Odobenus koninckii, Trichechodon konincki, Trichechus konincki, Trichechus koninckii

Full reference: P. J. Van Beneden. 1871. Les Phoques de la mer scaldisienne. Bulletins de L'Academie Royale des Sciences, des Lettres det des Beaux-Arts de Belgique 32:5-18

Belongs to Ontocetus according to N. Kohno and C. E. Ray 2008

Sister taxon: Ontocetus emmonsi

Type specimen: IRSNB 2892, a tooth

Ecology: scansorial insectivore