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
Vouchered

Taxonomic name
† Herpetocetus morrowi

Institution code for specimens repository
SDNHM

Repository catalog number
34155

Bibliographic Reference
El Adli, J. J., Deméré, T. A. and Boessenecker, R. W. 2014. Herpetocetus morrowi (Cetacea: Mysticeti), a new species of diminutive baleen whale from the Upper Pliocene (Piacenzian) of California, USA, with observations on the evolution and relationships of the Cetotheriidae. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. Vol. 170, pp. 400-466.

Specimen created by
Felix Marx

Specimen created on
June 3 2015 at 8:26:36

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