Pseudotaria muramotoi Kohno 2006 (walrus)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Odobenidae

Full reference: N. Kohno. 2006. A new Miocene odobenid (Mammalia: Carnivora) from Hokkaido, Japan, and its implications for odobenid phylogeny. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 26(2):411-421

Belongs to Pseudotaria according to I. Magallanes et al. 2018

See also Berta 2018, Berta et al. 2018, Boessenecker and Churchill 2013 and Kohno 2006

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: CBM-PV 382, a partial skull. Its type locality is Ichibangawa River, which is in a Tortonian marine sandstone in the Ichibangawa Formation of Japan.

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution: found only at Ichibangawa River

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