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Llanocetus Mitchell 1989 (whale)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Llanocetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36750

Full reference: E. D. Mitchell. 1989. A new cetacean from the late Eocene La Meseta Formation, Seymour Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 46(12):2219-2235

Parent taxon: Llanocetidae according to R. E. Fordyce and F. G. Marx 2018

Sister taxon: Mystacodon

Subtaxa: Llanocetus denticrenatus

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore-suspension feeder