Evolution: Cetacean Family Tree

Click on each name or image to learn more about that species of cetacean

 

  Pakicetus spp.
   
   
     
  Ambulocetus natans
     
 

Rodhocetus spp.

     
  Georgiacetus vogtlensis
     
 

Basilosaurus spp.

     
  Dorudon atrox
     
Mysticeti    
     
  Janjucetus hunderi
     
  Aetiocetus weltoni
     
  Eomysticetus whitmorei
     
Odontoceti    
  Cotylocara macei 

     
  Simocetus rayi
     
  Waipatia maerewhenua
     
  Livyatan melvillei
     
  Zygophyseter varolai