Lobodon carcinophaga Hombron and Jacquinot 1842 (crabeater seal)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Phocidae

Alternative combinations: Lobodon carcinophagus, Ogmorhinus (Lobodon) carcinophaga, Ogmorhinus (Lobodon) carcinophagus, Ogmorhinus carcinophaga, Phoca carcinophaga

Synonym: Stenorhynchus serridens Owen 1843

Belongs to Lobodon according to P. J. Adam 2005

See also Berta et al. 2018, Cullen et al. 2014, Deméré et al. 2003, Friant 1947, Gill 1866, Gray 1850, Gray 1866, Hay 1930, Koretsky 2001, Riedman 1990, Scheffer and Rice 1963, Trouessart 1898, Trouessart 1904, Turner 1912 and Werdelin and Peigne 2010

Sister taxon: Lobodon vetus

Ecology: amphibious piscivore-carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Antarctica (2 collections), South Africa (4)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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