PaleoDB taxon number: 97222
Full reference: R. E. Leakey and M. G. Leakey. 1986. A new Miocene hominoid from Kenya. Nature 324(13):143-146
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: KNM-WK 16999, a partial skull (facial and frontal region of cranium with dentition). Its type locality is West Turkana - Kalodirr, which is in a Burdigalian channel horizon in the Lothidok Formation of Kenya.
Ecology: scansorial insectivore