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Pomatodelphis Allen 1921 (toothed whale)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Platanistidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36819

Alternative spelling: Potamodelphis

Full reference: G. M. Allen. 1921. A new fossil cetacean. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 65(1):1-14

Parent taxon: Platanistidae according to T. Kimura 2018

Sister taxa: Araeodelphis, Argyrocetinae, Dilophodelphis, Pachyacanthus, Platanista, Platanistinae, Pomatodelphininae, Tachyrgrhynchus, Zarhachis

Subtaxa: Pomatodelphis bobengi, Pomatodelphis inaequalis, Pomatodelphis stenorhynchus

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Type: Pomatodelphis inaequalis

Ecology: ground dwelling piscivore