Phylogeny Groups and Classes for Mammalia

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Phylogeny Groups and Classes for Mammalia
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2014-07-04 09:13:28
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Marine Mammal Bio
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Phylogeny, Mid term, marine mammal bio
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  1. 3 orders of Class Mammalia?
    Carnivora, Cetacea, Sirenia
  2. 2 independent Families of Carnivora
    Mustelidae, ursidae
  3. The 1 suborder of Carnivora
    Pinnipedia
  4. 3 Families of Pinnepedia
    Phocidae, Odobenidae, Otariidae
  5. 2 subfamilies of Phocidae
    Phocinae, Monachinae
  6. The 2 suborders of Cetacea
    Mysticeti, Odontoceti
  7. 4 families of Mysticeti
    Balaenidae, Balaenopteridae, Neobalaenidae, Eschrichtiidae
  8. 9 Families of Odontoceti
    Physeteridae, Kogiidae, Ziphiidae, Plantanistidae, Pontoporiidae, Indiidae, Monodontidae, Delphinidae, Phocoenidae
  9. The 2 subfamilies of Delphindae
    Blackfish, Dolphins
  10. Sea Lion
    Otariidae
  11. True Seals
    Phocidae
  12. Walrus
    Odobendae
  13. Manatees, Dugong
    Sirenians
  14. Marine mammals- Whales, dolphins, porpoise
    Cetacea
  15. Gray Whales (primitive baleen whale)
    Eschrichtiidae
  16. Right whale, bowhead whale
    Balaenidae
  17. (Higher class) Blue whale, Fin whale, Minky whale, Humpback whale
    Mysticeti
  18. Toothed whales (braces doctor)
    Odontoceti
  19. Beaked whales
    Ziphadae
  20. Sperm whales, deep divers, toothed, giant head
    Physeteridae
  21. Beluga, Narwhal (one tooth)
    Monodontidae
  22. Ocean dolphins, killer whales
    Delphinidae
  23. Porpoises
    Phocoenidae

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