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Callorhinus Gray 1859 (fur seal)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Otariidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36912

Alternative spelling: Arctocephalus (Callorhinus)

Synonym: Callorhynchus Greve 1896 (taxon 105023)

Parent taxon: Otariidae according to A. Berta 2018

Sister taxa: Arctocephalinae, Arctocephalus, Arctophoca, Callorhinae, Callorhinina, Eotaria, Eumetopias, Eumetopiina, Hydrarctos, Neophoca, Oriensarctos, Otaria, Otaria oudriana, Otariinae, Phocarctos, Pithanotaria, Proterozetes, Thalassoleon, Zalophina, Zalophus

Subtaxa: Callorhinus gilmorei, Callorhinus ursinus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore