Inia araguaiaensis Hrbek et al. 2014 (toothed whale)

Mammalia - Odontoceti - Iniidae

Full reference: T. Hrbek, V. M. F. da Silva, N. Dutra, W. Gravena, and A. R. Martin. 2014. A New Species of River Dolphin from Brazil or: How Little Do We Know Our Biodiversity. PLoS One 9(1):e8623

Belongs to Inia according to T. Hrbek et al. 2014

See also Pyenson et al. 2015

Sister taxon: Inia geoffrensis

Type specimen: INPA MA 144, a skeleton (complete skeleton). Its type locality is Araguaia River, which is in a Holocene fluvial horizon in Brazil.

Ecology: aquatic piscivore

Distribution: found only at Araguaia River

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