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Grampus Gray 1828 (dolphin)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Delphinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 63555

Alternative spelling: Delphinus (Grampus)

Synonyms: Grampidelphis Iredale and Troughton 1933 (no. 129243), Grayius Scott 1873 (no. 129244)

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

Sister taxa: Feresa, Globicephala, Globidelphinidae, Grampidae, Orcaella, Peponocephala, Platalearostrum, Protoglobicephala, Pseudorca

Subtaxa: Grampus griseus

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Type: Grampus griseus

Ecology: ground dwelling piscivore-carnivore