Dorudontinae

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Dorudontinae
Temporal range: Late Eocene
Cynthiacetus squelette.jpg
Cynthiacetus skeleton
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Cetacea
Suborder: Archaeoceti
Family: Basilosauridae
Subfamily: Dorudontinae
Genera

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Dorudontinae are a group of extinct cetaceans that are related to Basilosaurus.[1]

It was declared an invalid subgroup of Basilosauridae by Uhen 2013.[1]

Classification[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b Basilosauridae in the Paleobiology Database. Retrieved July 2013.

References[edit]

  • Uhen, Mark D. (2013). "A review of North American Basilosauridae". Alabama Museum of Natural History Bulletin 31 (2): 1–45.