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Boreonykus certekorum Bell and Currie 2016 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 333799

Full reference: P. R. Bell and P. J. Currie. 2016. A high-latitude dromaeosaurid, Boreonykus certekorum, gen. et sp. nov. (Theropoda), from the upper Campanian Wapiti Formation, west-central Alberta. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 36(1):e1034359:1-9

Belongs to Boreonykus according to P. R. Bell and P. J. Currie 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: TMP 1989.055.0047, a partial skull (right frontal). Its type locality is Pipestone Creek Bonebed (RTMP), which is in a Campanian crevasse splay siltstone/sandstone in the Wapiti Formation of Canada.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore