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†family Llanocetidae Mitchell 1989 (pygmy right whale)

Osteichthyes - Mysticeti - Cetotheriidae

Full reference: E. D. Mitchell. 1989. A new cetacean from the late Eocene La Meseta Formation, Seymour Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 46(12):2219-2235

Parent taxon: Mysticeti according to E. M. G. Fitzgerald 2010

Sister taxa: Aetiocetoidea, Balaena mysticetoides, Balaenidae, Balaenoptera, Cetotherioidea, Chaeomysticeti, Eschrichtioidea, Horopeta, Mauicetus brevicollis, Megaptera brachychira, Mioceta, Parietobalaena, Pterobalaenidae, Burtinopsis similis, Burtinopsis minutus, Pachycetus robustus, Pachycetus humilis

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: aquatic suspension feeder