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Phoberodon arctirostris Cabrera 1926 (toothed whale)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Squalodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 64482

Full reference: A. Cabrera. 1926. Cetaceos fossiles del Museo de La Plata. Revista del Museo de La Plata 29:363-411

Belongs to Phoberodon according to Y. Tanaka and R. E. Fordyce 2014

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MDLP 5-4, a partial skull. Its type locality is Cerro del Castillo, Trelew, which is in an Aquitanian/Burdigalian shallow subtidal sandstone in the Gaiman Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore