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Gomphotaria Barnes and Raschke 1991 (walrus)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Odobenidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 71859

Full reference: L. G. Barnes and R. E. Raschke. 1991. Gomphotaria pugnax, a new genus and species of late Miocene dusignathine otariid pinniped (Mammalia: Carnivora) from California. Contributions in Science 426:1-16

Parent taxon: Neodobenia according to I. Magallanes et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Dusignathus, Odobeninae

Subtaxa: Gomphotaria pugnax

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore