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Clade Cetaceamorpha Spaulding et al. 2009 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 159631

Full reference: M. Spaulding, M. A. O'Leary, and J. Gatesy. 2009. Relationships of Cetacea (Artiodactyla) among mammals: Increased taxon sampling alters interpretations of key fossils and character evolution. PloS One 4(9):e7062

Parent taxon: Cetancodonta according to M. Spaulding et al. 2009

Sister taxon: Hippopotamoidea

Subtaxa: Helohyus

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Ecology: scansorial carnivore