PaleoDB taxon number: 341677
Full reference: C. H. Tsai and R. E. Fordyce. 2016. Archaic baleen whale from the Kokoamu Greensand: earbones distinguish a new late Oligocene mysticete (Cetacea: Mysticeti) from New Zealand. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 46(2):117-138
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: OU 21927, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is The Earthquakes (Kokoamu Greensand), which is in a Duntroonian marine siltstone in the Kokoamu Greensand Formation of New Zealand.
Ecology: aquatic carnivore-suspension feeder