Alternative combinations: Callignathus simus, Kogia simus, Physeter (Euphysetes) simus
Full reference: R. Owen. 1866. On some Indian Cetacea collected by Walter Elliot, Esq. Transactions of the Zoological Society of London 6(1):17-47
Type specimen: BMNH 1474c-22.214.171.124, a skeleton. Its type locality is Waltair, which is in a Holocene coastal horizon in India.
Ecology: aquatic carnivore
• Pliocene of Italy (1)
Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence
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