Full reference: T. A. Deméré. 1994. Two new species of fossil walruses (Pinnipedia: Odobenidae) from the Upper Pliocene San Diego Formation, California. Proceedings of the San Diego Society of Natural History 29:77-98
Sister taxon: Valenictus imperialensis
Type specimen: SDSNH 36786, a partial skull. Its type locality is Rancho Del Rey, which is in a Blancan coastal horizon in the San Diego Formation of California.
Ecology: amphibious carnivore
Distribution: found only at Rancho Del Rey
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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