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Pappocetus Andrews 1920 (whale)

Osteichthyes - Protocetidae

Full reference: C. W. Andrews. 1920. A description of new species of zeuglodont and of leathery turtle from the Eocene of Southern Nigeria. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1919(18):309-319

Parent taxon: Protocetidae according to G. Bianucci and P. D. Gingerich 2011

Sister taxa: Aegyptocetus, Artiocetus, Babiacetus, Carolinacetus, Eocetus, Gaviacetus, Georgiacetinae, Indocetinae, Indocetus, Maiacetus, Makaracetinae, Makaracetus, Natchitochia, Pappocetinae, Protocetinae, Protocetus, Qaisracetus, Rodhocetus, Takracetus

Subtaxa: Pappocetus lugardi

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Type: Pappocetus lugardi

Ecology: aquatic carnivore