Alternative combination: Mesocetus argillarius
Full reference: F. Roth. 1978. Mesocetus argillarius sp.n. (Cetacea, Mysticeti) from Upper Miocene of Denmark, with remarks on the lower jaw and echolocation system in whale phylogeny. Zoologica Scripta 7:63-79
Sister taxon: Tranatocetus maregermanicum
Type specimen: MGUHVP 2319, a partial skull. Its type locality is Gram Brick Works, which is in a Tortonian marine claystone in the Gram Formation of Denmark.
Distribution: found only at Gram Brick Works
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