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Astadelphis Bianucci 1996 (dolphin)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Delphinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 63832

Full reference: G. Bianucci. 1996. The Odontoceti (Mammalia, Cetacea) from Italian Pliocene systematics and phylogenesis of Delphinidae. Palaeontologrphia Italia 83:73-167

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

Sister taxa: Delphinina, Delphinus, Etruridelphis, Lagenodelphis, Septidelphis, Sousa, Stenella, Tursiops

Subtaxa: Astadelphis gastaldii

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Ecology: scansorial piscivore-carnivore