PaleoDB taxon number: 173470
Full reference: L. G. Barnes and R. E. Reynolds. 2009. A new species of early Miocene allodelphinid dolphin (Cetacea, Odontoceti, Platanistoidea) from Cajon Pass, Southern California, U.S.A. Museum of Northern Arizona Bulletin 65:483-507
Sister taxon: Allodelphis pratti
Type specimen: SBCM L3210-1, a partial skeleton (partial skeleton with skull & mandible). Its type locality is SBCM 1.103.77, which is in an Aquitanian marine conglomerate in the Vaqueros Formation of California.
Ecology: scansorial insectivore