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
† Eubalaena shinshuensis

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Bibliographic References
Kimura, T. 2009. Review of the fossil balaenids from Japan with a re-description of Eubalaena shinshuensis (Mammalia, Cetacea, Mysticeti). Quaderni del Museo di Storia Naturale di Livorno. Vol. 22, pp. 3-21.

Kimura, T., Narita, K., Fujita, T. and Hasegawa, Y. 2007. A new species of Eubalaena (Cetacea: Mysticeti: Balaenidae) from the Gonda Formation (latest Miocene-Early Pliocene) of Japan. Bulletin of Gunma Museum of Natural History. Vol. 11, pp. 15-27.

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Felix Marx

Specimen created on
June 30 2012 at 12:20:51

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