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Cetotheriopsis lintianus Meyer 1849 (whale)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla

PaleoDB taxon number: 63467

Alternative combinations: Aulocetus lentianus, Balaenodon lintianus, Balaenodon linzianus, Cetotheriopsis linziana, Stenodon lentianus

Full reference: H. v. Meyer. 1849. [Letter on various fossils]. Neues Jahrbuch fur Mineralogie, Geognosie, Geologie und Petrefakten-Kunde 1849:547-550

Belongs to Cetotheriopsis according to R. W. Boessenecker and R. E. Fordyce 2017

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Linz, which is in a Chattian open shallow subtidal sandstone in the Linzer Sanden Formation of Austria

Ecology: aquatic carnivore-suspension feeder