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Family Neobalaenidae Miller 1923 (pygmy right whale)

Osteichthyes - Mysticeti

PaleoDB taxon number: 53255

Alternative spelling: Neobalaeninae

Full reference: G. S. Miller. 1923. The telescoping of the cetacean skull. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 76(5):1-70

Parent taxon: Cetotherioidea according to P. Goldin and D. Startsev 2017

Sister taxon: Cetotheriidae

Subtaxa: Caperea, Miocaperea

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore-suspension feeder