Remingtonocetus harudiensis Sahni and Mishra 1975 (whale)

Mammalia - Remingtonocetidae

Alternative combination: Protocetus harudiensis

Full reference: A. Sahni and V. P. Mishra. 1975. Lower Tertiary vertebrates from western India. Monograph of the Palaeontological Society of India 3:1-48

Belongs to Remingtonocetus according to L. N. Cooper et al. 2014

See also Bajpai and Thewissen 1998, Bajpai et al. 2011, Gingerich 2012, Gingerich et al. 2001, Kumar and Sahni 1986, McLeod and Barnes 2008, Sahni and Mishra 1975, Thewissen et al. 2001 and van Vliet 2004

Sister taxon: Remingtonocetus domandaensis

Type specimen: LUVP 11037, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Harudi, which is in a Lutetian shallow subtidal mudstone in the Harudi Formation of India.

Ecology: aquatic carnivore


• Eocene of India (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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