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Babiacetus Trivedy and Satsangi 1984 (whale)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Protocetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 53315

Full reference: A. N. Trivedy and P. P. Satsangi. 1984. A new archaeocete (whale) from the Eocene of India. Abstracts of 27th International Geological Congress, Moscow 1:322-323

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

Sister taxa: Aegyptocetus, Artiocetus, Carolinacetus, Crenatocetus, Dhedacetus, Eocetus, Gaviacetus, Georgiacetinae, Georgiacetus, Indocetinae, Indocetus, Kharodacetus, Maiacetus, Makaracetinae, Makaracetus, Natchitochia, Pappocetinae, Pappocetus, Pontobasileus, Protocetinae, Protocetus, Qaisracetus, Rodhocetus, Takracetus, Togocetus

Subtaxa: Babiacetus indicus, Babiacetus mishrai

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser