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

Specimen reference source

Taxonomic name
† Megaptera hubachi

Institution code for specimens repository

Repository catalog number
Ma 28570

Bibliographic References
Bisconti, M. 2010. New description of “Megaptera” hubachi Dathe, 1983 based on the holotype skeleton held in the Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin. Quaderni del Museo di storia naturale di Livorno. Vol. 23, pp. 37-68.

Dathe, F. 1983. Megaptera hubachi n. sp., ein fossiler Bartenwal aus marinen Sandsteinschichten des tieferen Pliozäns Chiles. Zeitschrift für Geologische Wissenschaften. Vol. 11, pp. 813-852.

Specimen created by
Felix Marx

Specimen created on
April 25 2012 at 20:08:30

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