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Heterodelphis croatica Gorjanovic-Kramberger 1892 (toothed whale)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Kentriodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 175348

Alternative combination: Platanista croatica

Full reference: D. Gorjanovic-Kramberger. 1892. O fosilnih cetaceih hrvatske i kranjske. Rad. Jugoslavenske Akademije Znanosti i Umjetnosti 111:1-21

Belongs to Heterodelphis according to R. Kellogg 1925

Sister taxa: Heterodelphis klinderi, Heterodelphis leiodontus

Type specimen: Geological and Palaeontological National Museum, Zagreb, a partial skull (short section of rostrum with teeth). Its type locality is Podsused, which is in a Sarmatian marine horizon in Croatia.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore