Scaldicetus

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Scaldicetus
Scaldicetus grandis teeth
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Cetacea
Suborder: Odontoceti
Family: Physeteridae
Genus: Scaldicetus
Du Bus, 1867

Scaldicetus is an extinct genus of cetacean.[1]

Scaldicetus caretti vertebrae

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hirota, K.; Barnes, L. G. (1994). "A new species of Middle Miocene sperm whale of the genus Scaldicetus (Cetacea; Physeteridae) from Shiga-mura, Japan". The Island Arc 3 (4): 453. doi:10.1111/j.1440-1738.1994.tb00125.x.  edit