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Allosaurus lucasi Dalman 2014 (allosaurid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Allosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 311428

Full reference: S. G. Dalman. 2014. Osteology of a large allosauroid theropod from the Upper Jurassic (Tithonian) Morrison Formation of Colorado, USA. Volumina Jurassica 12(2):159-180

Belongs to Allosaurus according to S. G. Dalman 2014

Sister taxa: Allosaurus europaeus, Allosaurus fragilis, Allosaurus jimmadseni, Camptonotus amplus, Antrodemus sulcatus

Type specimen: YPM VP 57589, a partial skeleton (partial skeleton of an adult consisting of cranial, dental, and postcranial elements). Its type locality is McElmo Canyon, which is in a Tithonian fluvial conglomerate in the Morrison Formation of Colorado.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore