PaleoDB taxon number: 64559
Full reference: L. E. Wilson. 1935. Miocene marine mammals from the Bakersfield region, California. The Peabody Museum of Natural History Bulletin 4:1-143
Sister taxon: Allodelphis woodburnei
Type specimen: YMP 13408, a skull. Its type locality is Woody, which is in a Chattian marine sandstone in the Jewett Formation of California.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore
Average measurements (in mm): humerus length 139.0
Estimated body mass: 935.4 kg based on humerus length