Alternative combination: Orca paleorca
Full reference: H. Matsumoto. 1937. A new species of orc from the basal Calabrian at Naganuma, Minato Town, Province of Kazusa, Japan. Zoological Magazine 49(8):191-193
Type specimen: Its type locality is Naganuma, which is in a Calabrian marine conglomerate in the Sanuki Formation of Japan
Ecology: aquatic piscivore-carnivore
• Quaternary of Japan (2 collections)
Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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