Project 2044: Fordyce, R.E., Marx, F.G. 2018. Gigantism precedes filter feeding in baleen whale evolution. Current Biology. 28:1670-1676.e2.

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Taxonomic name
† Metopocetus durinasus

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Bibliographic References
Cope, E. D. 1896. Sixth contribution to the knowledge of the Miocene fauna of North America. Proceedings of the Americal Philosophical Society, Philadelphia. Vol. 35, pp. 139-146.

Kellogg, R. 1968. Miocene Calvert mysticetes described by Cope. United States National Museum Bulletin. Vol. 247, pp. 103-132.

Specimen created by
Felix Marx

Specimen created on
August 23 2011 at 22:02:55

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