PaleoDB taxon number: 43801
Alternative combination: Alticamelus procerus
Full reference: W. D. Matthew and H. J. Cook. 1909. A Pliocene fauna from western Nebraska. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 26(27):361-414
Sister taxa: Aepycamelus alexandrae, Aepycamelus bradyi, Aepycamelus elrodi, Aepycamelus giraffinus, Aepycamelus major, Aepycamelus priscus, Aepycamelus robustus, Aepycamelus stocki, Alticamelus altus
Type specimen: AMNH 14070, a partial skeleton ( a crushed skull and jaws with parts of the skeleton associated). Its type locality is East Surface Quarry, which is in a Barstovian terrestrial horizon in the Olcott Formation of Nebraska.
Ecology: scansorial insectivore
Average measurements (in mm): M1 23.0 x 22.0, M2 33.0 x 28.5, M3 34.0 x 27.0, m1 26.0 x 16.5