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Superfamily Cetotherioidea Steeman 2007 (whale)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla

PaleoDB taxon number: 105197

Full reference: M. E. Steeman. 2007. Cladistic analysis and a revised classification of fossil and recent mysticetes. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 150:875-894

Parent taxon: Plicogulae according to P. Gol'din and M. E. Steeman 2015

Sister taxa: Balaenopteroidea, Panbalaenopteroidea, Tranatocetidae

Subtaxa: Otradnocetus, Parietobalaena, Pinocetus

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore-suspension feeder