Attockicetus praecursor, A New Remingtonocetid Cetacean from Marine Eocene Sediments of Pakistan

@article{Thewissen2004AttockicetusPA,
  title={Attockicetus praecursor, A New Remingtonocetid Cetacean from Marine Eocene Sediments of Pakistan},
  author={J. G. M. Thewissen and S. Taseer Hussain},
  journal={Journal of Mammalian Evolution},
  year={2004},
  volume={7},
  pages={133-146}
}
A new early-to-middle Eocene cetacean from the Kala Chitta Hills of northern Pakistan is described: Attockicetus praecursor new genus and species. It is based on fragmentary cranial material, including a rostral fragment, P3–M3, endocast, and ectotympanic. Attockicetus is the first remingtonocetid from northern Pakistan, and the oldest member of its family. Attockicetus praecursor is smaller than the species of the other remingtonocetid genera, Remingtonocetus, Andrewsiphius, and Dalanistes. It… 

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