Alternative combination: Matapa waihao
Full reference: R. W. Boessenecker and R. E. Fordyce. 2017. A new eomysticetid from the Oligocene Kokoamu Greensand of New Zealand and a review of the Eomysticetidae (Mammalia, Cetacea). Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 15(6):429-469
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: OU 12918, a partial skeleton (partial immature cranium with associated left and right tympanoperiotics, mandibles, atlas, axis, cervical and thoracic vertebrae, ribs, and fragmentary scapula). Its type locality is J40/f70 - Waihao River [Kokoamu Greensand], which is in a Whaingaroan coastal sandstone in the Kokoamu Greensand Formation of New Zealand.
Distribution: found only at J40/f70 - Waihao River [Kokoamu Greensand]
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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