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Archaeoziphius Lambert and Louwye 2006 (beaked whale)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Ziphiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 80623

Full reference: O. Lambert and S. Louwye. 2006. Archaeoziphius microglenoideus, a new primitive beaked whale (Mammalia, Cetacea, Odontoceti) from the middle Miocene of Belgium. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 26(1):182-191

Parent taxon: Berardiinae according to B. Ramassamy 2016

Sister taxa: Berardius, Microberardius

Subtaxa: Archaeoziphius microglenoideus

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Ecology: ground dwelling piscivore-carnivore