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Sinanodelphis Makiyama 1936 (toothed whale)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla

PaleoDB taxon number: 63901

Full reference: J. Makiyama. 1936. Sinanodelphis izumidaenis, a new Miocene dolphin of Japan. Memoirs of the College of Science, Kyoto Imperial University, Series B 11(2):115-134

Parent taxon: Delphinoidea according to M. Murakami et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Albireonidae, Delphinidae, Eurhinodelphis pacificus, Graamocetus, Monodontidae, Odobenocetopsidae, Oedolithax, Palaeophocaena, Phocoenidae, Prionodelphis, Protodelphinus

Subtaxa: Sinanodelphis izumidaensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore