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Eotaria Boessenecker and Churchill 2015 (pinniped)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Panotariidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 314974

Full reference: R. W. Boessenecker and M. Churchill. 2015. The oldest known fur seal. Biology Letters

Parent taxon: Otariidae according to A. Berta 2018

Sister taxa: Arctocephalinae, Arctocephalus, Arctophoca, Callorhinae, Callorhinina, Callorhinus, Eumetopias, Eumetopiina, Hydrarctos, Neophoca, Oriensarctos, Otaria, Otaria oudriana, Otariinae, Phocarctos, Pithanotaria, Proterozetes, Thalassoleon, Zalophina, Zalophus

Subtaxa: Eotaria citrica, Eotaria crypta

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore