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Miodelphis Wilson 1935 (toothed whale)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla

PaleoDB taxon number: 36771

Full reference: L. E. Wilson. 1935. Miocene marine mammals from the Bakersfield region, California. The Peabody Museum of Natural History Bulletin 4:1-143

Parent taxon: Delphinida according to M. D. Uhen et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Anacharsis, Atocetus, Delphinavus, Delphinoidea, Hadrodelphis, Inioidea, Kentriodontidae, Liolithax, Lipotidae, Lipotoidea, Lophocetus, Macrokentriodon, Monodontoidae, Pithanodelphis, Platylithax, Tagicetus

Subtaxa: Miodelphis californicus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore