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Taxon profile

genus

Basilosaurus Harlan, 1834

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Basilosauridae

Scientific synonyms

Zeuglodon

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

species Basilosaurus cetoides (Owen, 1839)
species Basilosaurus drazindai Gingerich, Arif, Bhatti, Anwar & Sanders, 1997
species Basilosaurus isis (Andrews, 1904)

Links and literature

EN Fossilworks - Paleobiology Database [36681]

Fossilworks - Paleobiology Database [http://fossilworks.org/] [as Basilosaurus Harlan, 1834]
Data retrieved on: 13 December 2015

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Explanations

extinct taxon