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Otradnocetus Mchedlidze 1984 (whale)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Cetotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 63928

Full reference: G. A. Mchedlidze. 1984. Fossilized Whale from the Miocene Deposits in the Environs of the Village of Otradnaya (Northern Caucasus) 1-64

Parent taxon: Cetotherioidea according to P. Goldin and M. E. Steeman 2015

Sister taxa: Parietobalaena, Pinocetus

Subtaxa: Otradnocetus viridovi

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore-suspension feeder