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Pontolis True 1905 (walrus)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Odobenidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36942

Synonym: Pontoleon True 1905 (taxon 69027)

Full reference: F. W. True. 1905. New name for Pontoleon. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 17:253-253

Parent taxon: Odobenidae according to I. Magallanes et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Aivukus, Archaeodobenus, Dusignathinae, Imagotaria, Kamtschatarctos, Nanodobenus, Neodobenia, Neotherium, Pelagiarctos, Proneotherium, Prototaria, Pseudotaria, Titanotaria

Subtaxa: Pontolis magnus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore