Denebola brachycephala Barnes 1984 (toothed whale)

Mammalia - Delphinoidea - Monodontidae

Full reference: L. G. Barnes. 1984. Fossil odontocetes (Mammalia: Cetacea) from the Almejas Formation, Isla Cedros, Mexico. PaleoBios 42:1-46

Belongs to Denebola according to L. G. Barnes 1984

See also Uhen et al. 2008 and Vidal 1991

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UCR 21245, a skull. Its type locality is Locality 11, which is in a Messinian coastal horizon in the Almejas Formation of Mexico.

Ecology: aquatic piscivore

Distribution: found only at Locality 11

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