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Berardius Duvernoy 1851 (beaked whale)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Ziphiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 63589

Full reference: M. Duvernoy. 1851. Memoire sure les characteres osteologiques des genres nouveaus ou des especesnouvelles de cetaces vivants out fossiles. Annales des Sciences Naturelles 15:1-71

Parent taxon: Berardiinae according to B. Ramassamy 2016

Sister taxa: Archaeoziphius, Microberardius

Subtaxa: Berardius arnuxii, Berardius bairdii

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Type: Berardius arnuxi

Ecology: ground dwelling piscivore-carnivore