|Named By:||Philip D. Gingerich, Muhammad Arif & William C. Clyde in 1995|
|Time Period:||Middle Eocene|
|Location:||Pakistan - Domanda Formation|
|Fossil(s):||Partial skull, possibly skeletal remains as well|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Mammalia | Cetacea | Archaeoceti | Protocetidae ||
Takracetus was a primitive cetacean that lived approximately 45 million years ago. The type specimen (GSP-UM 3041) is a partial skull though the literature mentions a second more complete specimen.