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Allodelphis woodburnei Barnes and Reynolds 2009 (toothed whale)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Allodelphinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 173470

Full reference: L. G. Barnes and R. E. Reynolds. 2009. A new species of early Miocene allodelphinid dolphin (Cetacea, Odontoceti, Platanistoidea) from Cajon Pass, Southern California, U.S.A. Museum of Northern Arizona Bulletin 65:483-507

Belongs to Allodelphis according to T. Kimura and L. G. Barnes 2016

Sister taxon: Allodelphis pratti

Type specimen: SBCM L3210-1, a partial skeleton (partial skeleton with skull & mandible). Its type locality is SBCM 1.103.77, which is in an Aquitanian marine conglomerate in the Vaqueros Formation of California.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore