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Imagotaria downsi Mitchell 1968 (walrus)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Odobenidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 71875

Full reference: E. D. Mitchell. 1968. The Mio-Pliocene pinniped Imagotaria. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada 25(9):1843-1900

Belongs to Imagotaria according to I. Magallanes et al. 2018

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: SBMNH 342. Its type locality is Great Lakes Carbon Co. quarry, which is in a Tortonian marine diatomite in the Monterey Formation of California.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore