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Nalacetus Thewissen and Hussain 1998 (whale)

Osteichthyes - Pakicetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 63097

Full reference: J. G. M. Thewissen and S. T. Hussain. 1998. Systematic review of the Pakicetidae, early and middle Eocene Cetacea (Mammalia) from Pakistan and India. Bulletin of Carnegie Museum of Natural History 34:220-238

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

Sister taxa: Himalayacetus, Ichthyolestes, Pakicetus

Subtaxa: Nalacetus ratimitus

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Type: Nalacetus ratimitus

Ecology: amphibious carnivore