Full reference: C. W. Andrews. 1906. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Tertiary Vertebrata of Fayum, Egypt 1-324
Sister taxon: Ancodon gorringei
Type specimen: CGM 8821, a mandible. Its type locality is NNW of Birket Qarun, which is in a Rupelian fluvial horizon in the Gebel Qatrani Formation of Egypt.
Ecology: ground dwelling browser