PaleoDB taxon number: 47810
Full reference: E. L. Furlong. 1932. A new genus of otter from the Pliocene of the northern Great Basin province. Carnegie Institution of Washington Publication 418(5):93-103
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: CIT 478, a partial skull (an anterior portion of a skull with superior teeth represented, except the incisors and first premolars.). Its type locality is Thousand Creek, which is in a Hemphillian terrestrial horizon in Nevada.
Ecology: scansorial insectivore
Average measurements (in mm): P3 7.20 x 4.50, P4 11.4 x 7.9, M1 6.40 x 10.60, m1 13.9 x 5.8