PaleoDB taxon number: 140420
Full reference: M. M. Chow, Y.-P. Chang, B.-Y. Wang and S.-Y. Ting. 1973. New mammalian genera and species from the Paleocene of Nanhsiung, N. Kwangtung. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 11(1):31-35
Sister taxon: Hukoutherium shimemensis
Type specimen: IVPP V4233, a mandible (broken dentaries with incisors, canines, p1-4, and m2-3). Its type locality is Linnania type, Nanxiong, which is in a Paleocene/Paleocene terrestrial mudstone in the Shanghu Formation of China.
Ecology: scansorial insectivore