Nalacetus Thewissen and Hussain 1998 (whale)

Mammalia - Pakicetidae

Full reference: J. G. M. Thewissen and S. T. Hussain. 1998. Systematic review of the Pakicetidae, early and middle Eocene Cetacea (Mammalia) from Pakistan and India. Bulletin of Carnegie Museum of Natural History 34:220-238

Parent taxon: Pakicetidae according to F. G. Marx et al. 2016

See also Berta 2017, Cooper et al. 2009, Gao and Ni 2015, McLeod and Barnes 2008, Thewissen and Hussain 1998, Thewissen et al. 2001, Thewissen et al. 2001 and Williams 1998

Sister taxa: Himalayacetus, Ichthyolestes, Pakicetus

Subtaxa: Nalacetus ratimitus

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Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Pakistan (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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