PaleoDB taxon number: 328207
Alternative combination: Behemotops emlongi
Full reference: D. P. Domning, C. E. Ray, and M. C. McKenna. 1986. Two new Oligocene desmostylians and a discussion of Tethytherian systematics. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 59:1-56
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: USNM 244033, a mandible. Its type locality is Elephant Rock, SE of, which is in a Chattian marine siltstone in the Yaquina Formation of Oregon.
Ecology: scansorial insectivore