† Piscorhynchus


Additional Functions


Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Nephrozoa  ⇒ Abzweig: Deuterostomia  ⇒ Stamm: Chordata  ⇒ Unterstamm: Vertebrata  ⇒ Infrastamm: Gnathostomata  ⇒ Superklasse: Tetrapoda  ⇒ Klasse: Mammalia  ⇒ Unterklasse: Theriiformes  ⇒ Infraklasse: Holotheria  ⇒ Superlegion: Trechnotheria  ⇒ Legion: Cladotheria  ⇒ Sublegion: Zatheria  ⇒ Infralegion: Tribosphenida  ⇒ Superkohorte: Theria  ⇒ Unterklasse: Eutheria  ⇒ Überordnung: Laurasiatheria  ⇒ ohne Rang: Cetartiodactyla  ⇒ Ordnung: Cetacea  ⇒ Unterordnung: Odontoceti  ⇒ Infraordnung: Delphinida  ⇒ Überfamilie: Inioidea  ⇒ Familie: Pontoporiidae

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Pilleri & Siber, 1989

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Motility: actively mobile
Environment: freshwater, marine
Compositon of the remains:


Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 12)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • O. Lambert, 2011 - New discoveries of fossil toothed whales from Peru: Our changing perspective of beaked whale and sperm whale evolution - Quaderni del Museo di Storia Naturale di Livorno (23), 13-27 (journal article, English)
  • G. Pilleri, 1989 - Piscorhynchus aenigmaticus, ein neuer Miozaner Zahnwal aus der Pisco-Formation Perus - Beitrage zur Palaontologie der cetaceen Perus (), 195-203 (book/book chapter, German)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) 0hkOeey96ku4TDF03NKb3Q
GUID (Global unique identifier) 790E19D2-BDEC-4BEA-B84C-3174DCD29BDD
Database ID 61622