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Parietobalaena Kellogg 1924 (whale)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla

PaleoDB taxon number: 36797

Full reference: R. Kellogg. 1924. Description of a new genus and species of whalebone whale from the Calvert Cliffs, Maryland. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 63(15):1-14

Parent taxon: Cetotherioidea according to P. Gol'din and M. E. Steeman 2015

Sister taxa: Otradnocetus, Pinocetus

Subtaxa: Parietobalaena affinis, Parietobalaena campiniana, Parietobalaena laxata, Parietobalaena palmeri, Parietobalaena securis, Parietobalaena yamaokai

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore-suspension feeder