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Joumocetus Kimura and Hasegawa 2010 (whale)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Cetotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 169829

Full reference: T. Kimura and Y. Hasegawa. 2010. A new baleen whale (Mysticeti: Cetotheriidae) from the earliest late Miocene of Japan and a reconsideration of the phylogeny of cetotheres. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 30(2):577-591

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

Sister taxa: Cephalotropis, Cetotheriinae, Ciuciulea, Eucetotherium, Herentalia, Herpetocetinae, Heterocetus, Hibacetus, Imerocetus, Metopocetus, Neobalaeninae, Palaeobalaena, Piscobalaena, Titanocetus, Tiucetus, Vampalus

Subtaxa: Joumocetus shimizui

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore-suspension feeder