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Stenasodelphis Godfrey and Barnes 2008 (whale)

Osteichthyes - Odontoceti - Pontoporiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 125767

Full reference: S. J. Godfrey and L. G. Barnes. 2008. A new genus and species of late Miocene pontoporiid dolphin (Cetacea: Odontoceti) from the St. Marys Formation in Maryland. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 28(2):520-528

Parent taxon: Pontoporiidae according to F. G. Marx et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Auroracetus, Brachydelphininae, Brachydelphis, Lipotinae, Pliopontos, Pontistes, Pontoporia, Pontoporiinae, Protophocaena

Subtaxa: Stenasodelphis russellae

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore