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M3#768

The specimen consists of a partial cranium prepared out of a calcareous phosphate matrix. The partial cranium lacks the anterior part of the rostrum, the cranial roof, and most of the basicranium apart from the left zygomatic process of the squamosal. The maxilla, nasal, palatine, pterygoid, alisphenoid, and squamosal bones are preserved, as well as two incomplete dental rows described hereafter.

Data citation: Koffi E. Kassegne, Mickaël Mourlam Logo, Guillaume Guinot Logo, Yawovi Z. Amoudji Logo, Jeremy E. Martin Logo, Kodjo A. Togbe, Ampah K. Johnson and Lionel Hautier Logo, 2021. M3#768. doi: 10.18563/m3.sf.768

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Specimen infos
Collection
Collection : University of Lomé, Togo

Inventory number : ULDG-KPO1


Information
Sex : indet

Age (if applicable) : Middle Lutetian

Material Type : Skull

Origin : Kpogame, Togo

Taxonomy
Class : Mammalia

Order : Cetartiodactyla

Family : Protocetidae

Genus : Togocetus

Species :cf. traversei


Description
Partial skull of Togocetus cf. traversei

Related article
3D models related to the publication: First partial cranium of Togocetus from Kpogamé (Togo) and the protocetid diversity in the Togolese phosphate basin.
Koffi E. Kassegne, Mickaël Mourlam, Guillaume Guinot, Yawovi Z. Amoudji, Jeremy E. Martin, Kodjo A. Togbe, Ampah K. Johnson and Lionel Hautier
Published online: 22/06/2021

Keywords: Comparative anatomy; Middle Eocene; Paleoenvironment; phylogeny; Protocetidae

https://doi.org/10.18563/journal.m3.143

  Abstract

    This contribution contains the 3D models described and figured in the following publication: Kassegne K. E., Mourlam M. J., Guinot G., Amoudji Y. Z., Martin J. E., Togbe K. A., Johnson A. K., Hautier L. 2021. First partial cranium of Togocetus from Kpogamé (Togo) and the protocetid diversity in the Togolese phosphate basin. Annales de Paléontologie, Issue 2, April–June 2021, 102488. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annpal.2021.102488  


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Published in Volume 07, issue 02 (2021)

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