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Odobenocetops Muizon 1993 (toothed whale)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Odobenocetopsidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 62922

Full reference: C. Muizon. 1993. Walrus-like feeding adaptation in a new cetacean from the Pliocene of Peru. Nature 365:745-748

Parent taxon: Odobenocetopsidae according to F. G. Marx et al. 2016

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Odobenocetops leptodon, Odobenocetops peruvianus

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Type: Odobenocetops peruvianus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore