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Simocetus Fordyce 2002 (toothed whale)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Simocetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 63230

Full reference: R. E. Fordyce. 2002. Simocetus rayi (Odontoceti, Simocetidae, new family); a bizarre new archaic Oligocene dolphin from the eastern North Pacific. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 93:185-222

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

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Simocetus rayi

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Type: Simocetus rayi

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore