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Eboroziphius Leidy 1876 (beaked whale)

Osteichthyes - Odontoceti - Ziphiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36710

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1876. Remarks on fossils from the Ashley Phosphate Beds. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1876:80-81

Parent taxon: Ziphiidae according to M. D. Uhen and N. D. Pyenson 2007

Sister taxa: Anarnacinae, Anoplonassa, Aporotus, Belemnoziphius, Beneziphius, Berardiinae, Caviziphius, Chavinziphius, Choneziphiidae, Dagonodum, Dioplodon bononiensis, Dioplodon senensis, Hyperoodontinae, Messapicetus, Nenga, Ninoziphius, Notoziphius, Pelycorhamphus, Pterocetus, Squaloziphiinae, Synostodon, Tasmacetus, Xhosacetus, Ziphiina, Ziphiinae, Ziphiopsis, Ziphirostrum, Indopacetina, Tasmacetina

Subtaxa: Eboroziphius coelops, Ziphiopsis servatus

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Type: Eboroziphius coelops

Ecology: aquatic piscivore-carnivore