ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Eodelphinus Murakami et al. 2014 (dolphin)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Delphinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 305875

Synonym: Eodelphis Murakami et al. 2014 [replaced name] (taxon 294826)

Full reference: M. Murakami, C. Shimada, Y. Hikida and Y. Soeda. 2014. Eodelphinus kabatensis, a replacement name for Eodelphis kabatensis (Cetacea: Delphinoidea: Delphinidae). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 34(5):1261

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

Sister taxa: Arimidelphis, Australodelphis, Catodontina, Delphininae, Delphinus boryi, Delphinus chilensis, Delphinus leucocephalus, Delphinus maculatus, Delphinus malayanus, Delphinus rhinoceros, Globicephalinae, Hemisyntrachelus, Lagenorhynchina, Lagenorhynchus, Leucopleurus, Lissodelphininae, Monoceratina, Orcaellinae, Orcina, Orcininae, Orcinus, Sotalia, Steninae, Steno, Steno cudmorei, Stenonina, Stenoninae, Trispondylus, Tursiops miocaenus

Subtaxa: Eodelphinus kabatensis

View classification

Ecology: scansorial piscivore-carnivore