PaleoDB taxon number: 379491
Full reference: G. F. Gunnell and F. K. Manthi. 2018. Pliocene bats (Chiroptera) from Kanapoi, Turkana Basin, Kenya. Journal of Human Evolution 1-10
Sister taxon: Mops kerio
Type specimen: KNM-KP 69820, a tooth (left M2/). Its type locality is Kanapoi Bat Site, which is in a Pliocene terrestrial horizon in the Kanapoi Formation of Kenya.