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Lomacetus Muizon 1986 (porpoise)

Osteichthyes - Delphinoidea - Phocoenidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36751

Alternative spelling: Lamacetus

Full reference: C. Muizon. 1986. Un nouveau Phocoenidae (Odontoceti, Mammalia) du Miocene superieur de la Formation Pisco (Perou). Comptes - rendus hebdomadaires des seances de l'Academie des Sciences Serie II 303(16):1509-1512

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

Sister taxa: Archaeophocaena, Australithax, Brabocetus, Haborophocoena, Loxolithax, Miophocaena, Neophocaena, Numataphocoena, Phocoena, Phocoeninae, Phocoenoides, Phocoenoidinae, Piscolithax, Pterophocaena, Salumiphocaena, Semirostrum, Septemtriocetus

Subtaxa: Lomacetus ginsburgi

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Type: Lomacetus ginsburgi

Ecology: aquatic piscivore