Kampholophos Rensberger 1969 (toothed whale)

Mammalia - Odontoceti - Kentriodontidae

Alternative spelling: Kampholophus

Full reference: J. M. Rensberger. 1969. A new iniid cetacean from the Miocene of California. University of California Publications in Geological Sciences 82:1-34

Parent taxon: Kentriodontidae according to C. Peredo et al. 2018

See also Barnes 1977, Barnes 1985, Benton 1993, Berta 2017, Carroll 1988, Dawson 1996, de Muizon 1988, Fordyce and de Muizon 2001, Ichishima et al. 1995, Kazár and Hampe 2014, Lambert et al. 2005, Marx et al. 2016, McKenna and Bell 1997, Rensberger 1969, Sepkoski 2002 and Uhen et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Heterodelphis, Kampholophinae, Kentriodon, Kentriodontinae, Lamprolithax, Lophocetinae, Microphocaena, Pithanodelphininae, Portheus patagonicus, Rudicetus, Wimahl

Subtaxa: Kampholophos serrulus

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Type: Kampholophos serrulus

Ecology: aquatic carnivore


• Hemphillian of United States (1: California collection)

• Miocene of United States (2: California)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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