Rhinostodes Du Bus 1868 (beaked whale)

Mammalia - Odontoceti - Ziphiidae

Alternative spelling: Rhynostodes

Full reference: B. Du Bus. 1868. Sur differents Ziphiides nouveaux du crag d'Anvers. Bulletins de L'Academie Royale des Sciences, des Lettres et des Beaux-Arts 25:621-630

Parent taxon: Ziphiidae according to G. L. Pillola and D. Zoboli 2014

See also Abel 1905, Du Bus 1868, Fordyce and de Muizon 2001, Gill 1872 and Trouessart 1904

Sister taxa: Anarnacinae, Anoplonassa, Aporotus, Belemnoziphius, Beneziphius, Berardiinae, Caviziphius, Chavinziphius, Chimuziphius, Choneziphiidae, Dagonodum, Dioplodon senensis, Eboroziphius, Hyperoodontinae, Messapicetus, Nenga, Ninoziphius, Notoziphius, Pelycorhamphus, Pterocetus, Synostodon, Tasmacetus, Xhosacetus, Ziphiina, Ziphiinae, Ziphiopsis, Ziphirostrum, Indopacetina, Tasmacetina

Subtaxa: Rhinostodes lovisatoi

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Ecology: aquatic piscivore-carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Rhinostodes in the database

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