Whales are diphyletic. Goodbye ‘Cetacea’!

Updated November 8. 2016 with a revision to the nesting of Janjucetus after the inclusion of the desmostylian and mysticete sister, Behemotops. You might have suspected this all along since the two orders of whales, Odontoceti and Mysticeti, are so … Continue reading Whales are diphyletic. Goodbye ‘Cetacea’!