Cetacea

Known as: Cetaceas, whale, whales, dolphins, and porpoises 
An order of wholly aquatic MAMMALS occurring in all the OCEANS and adjoining seas of the world, as well as in certain river systems. They feed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Integration of diverse data (molecules, fossils) provides the most robust test of the phylogeny of cetaceans… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Cetaceans are remarkable among mammals for their numerous adaptations to an entirely aquatic existence, yet many aspects of their… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Beaked whales (Cetacea: Ziphiidea) of the genera Ziphius and Mesoplodon are so difficult to study that they are mostly known from… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
A cladistic analysis of 54 extant and extinct cetacean taxa scored for 304 morphological characters supports a monophyletic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Using suction-cup attached time^depth recorder/VHF radio tags, we have obtained the ¢rst diving data on northern bottlenose… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Over the past 10 years, the phylogenetic relationships among higher-level artiodactyl taxa have been examined with multiple data… (More)
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1998
1998
Himalayacetus subathuensis is a new pakicetid archaeocete from the Subathu Formation of northern India. The type dentary has a… (More)
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1996
1996
The sequence (16,829 nt) of the complete mitochondrial genome of the greater Indian rhinoceros, Rhinoceros unicornis, was… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We study the reliability of phylogeny based on four taxa, when the internal, ancestral, branch is short. Such a quartet approach… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The phylogenetic relationships among Primates (human), Artiodactyla (cow), Cetacea (whale), Carnivora (seal), and Rodentia (mouse… (More)
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