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Zarhinocetus Barnes and Reynolds 2009 (whale)

Osteichthyes - Odontoceti - Allodelphinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 173468

Full reference: L. G. Barnes and R. E. Reynolds. 2009. A new species of early Miocene allodelphinid dolphin (Cetacea, Odontoceti, Platanistoidea) from Cajon Pass, Southern California, U.S.A. Museum of Northern Arizona Bulletin 65:483-507

Parent taxon: Allodelphinidae according to S. J. Godfrey et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Allodelphis, Arktocara, Goedertius, Ninjadelphis

Subtaxa: Zarhinocetus donnamatsonae, Zarhinocetus errabundus

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore