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Himalayacetus Bajpai and Gingerich 1998 (whale)

Osteichthyes - Ambulocetidae

Full reference: S. Bajpai and P. D. Gingerich. 1998. A new Eocene archaeocete (Mammalia, Cetacea) from India and the time of origin of whales. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 95:15464-15468

Parent taxon: Ambulocetidae according to M. D. Uhen 2010

Sister taxa: Ambulocetus, Gandakasia

Subtaxa: Himalayacetus subathuensis

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Type: Himalayacetus subathuensis

Ecology: aquatic carnivore