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Sagmatias australis Peale 1848 (dolphin)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Delphinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 63813

Alternative combinations: Lagenorhynchus australis, Phocaena australis

Synonym: Sagmatias amblodon Cope 1866 (taxon 63808)

Belongs to Sagmatias according to W. F. Perrin et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Sagmatias cruciger, Sagmatias obscurus

Type specimens:

  • Sagmatias australis: none designated
  • Sagmatias amblodon:

Ecology: ground dwelling piscivore-carnivore