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†family Pontoplanodidae Ameghino 1894 (whale)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla

PaleoDB taxon number: 81231

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1894. Enumeration synoptique des especes de mammifères fossiles des formations éocènes de Patagonie. Boletin de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias en Cordoba (Republica Argentina) 13:259-452

Parent taxon: Iniidae according to L. G. Barnes et al. 1985

Sister taxa: Goniodelphis, Inia, Iniinae, Ischyrorhynchus, Isthminia, Kwanzacetus, Meherrinia, Plicodontinia mourai, Saurocetes

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser