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Arctocephalus pusillus Schreber 1778 (brown fur seal)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Otariidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 71843

Alternative combinations: Arctocephalus (Arctocephalus) pusillus, Phoca pusilla

Synonyms: Arctocephalus (Arctocephalus) antarcticus Thunberg 1811 (no. 148552), Arctocephalus antarcticus Thunberg 1811 (no. 103872), Phoca antarctica Thunberg 1811 (no. 103871)

Belongs to Arctocephalus according to A. Berta et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Arctocephalus (Arctocephalus), Arctocephalus (Callotaria), Arctocephalus californianus, Arctocephalus doriferus, Arctocephalus elegans, Arctocephalus falklandicus, Arctocephalus fischeri, Arctocephalus forsteri, Arctocephalus forsteri, Arctocephalus galapagoensis, Arctocephalus gazella, Arctocephalus nigriscens, Arctocephalus nivosus, Arctocephalus philippi, Arctocephalus philippii, Arctocephalus tasmanica, Arctocephalus townsendi, Arctocephalus tropicalis, Halarctus delalandii

Ecology: scansorial insectivore