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†family Prosqualodontidae Fordyce and de Muizon 2001 (toothed whale)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla

PaleoDB taxon number: 63226

Full reference: R. E. Fordyce and C. de Muizon. 2001. Evolutionary history of the cetaceans: a review. Secondary Adaptations of Tetrapods to Life in the Water 169-233

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

Sister taxa: Allodelphinidae, Aondelphis, Awamokoa, Dalpiazinidae, Platanidelphidi, Platanistidae, Squalodelphinidae, Squalodontidae, Urkudelphis, Waipatiidae

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: scansorial insectivore