Full reference: R. Kellogg. 1927. Study of the skull of a fossil sperm-whale from the Temblor Miocene of Southern California. Contributions to Palaeontology from the Carnegie Institution of Washington 3-24
Sister taxon: Aulophyseter mediatlanticus
Type specimen: USNM 11313, a skull. Its type locality is Sharktooth Hill, which is in a Langhian shoreface siltstone in the Temblor Formation of California.
Ecology: aquatic piscivore-carnivore
Distribution: found only at Sharktooth Hill
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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