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†family Proceratosauridae Rauhut et al. 2010 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

PaleoDB taxon number: 185194

Full reference: O. W. M. Rauhut, A. C. Milner, and S. Moore-Fay. 2010. Cranial osteology and phylogenetic position of the theropod dinosaur Proceratosaurus bradleyi (Woodward, 1910) from the Middle Jurassic of England. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 158(1):155-195

Parent taxon: Tyrannosauroidea according to T. D. Carr et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Alectrosaurus, Alioramini, Appalachiosaurus, Aublysodon, Aviatyrannis, Bagaraatan, Bistahieversor, Calamosaurus, Chingkankousaurus, Deinodon, Dilong, Diplotomodon, Dryptosaurus, Eotyrannus, Juratyrant, Labocania, Laelaps macropus, Raptorex, Santanaraptor, Stokesosaurus, Timimus, Timurlengia, Tomodon horrificus, Tyrannosauridae, Tyrannosaurus lanpingensis, Xiongguanlong

Subtaxa: Guanlong, Kileskus, Proceratosaurus, Sinotyrannus, Yutyrannus

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Type: Proceratosaurus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore