PaleoDB taxon number: 326680
Full reference: Y. Tanaka and N. Kohno. 2015. A New Late Miocene Odobenid (Mammalia: Carnivora) from Hokkaido, Japan Suggests Rapid Diversification of Basal Miocene Odobenids. PLoS One
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: UHR 33282, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Rutaka Bridge, which is in a Tortonian marine sandstone in Japan.
Ecology: scansorial insectivore