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†subfamily Baryonychinae Charig and Milner 1986 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Spinosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 53369

Alternative spelling: Baryonychidae

Full reference: A. J. Charig and A. C. Milner. 1986. Baryonyx, a remarkable new theropod dinosaur. Nature 324(6095):359-361

Parent taxon: Spinosauridae according to M. T. Carrano 2020

Sister taxa: Baryonyx, Irritator, Ostafrikasaurus, Siamosaurus, Sinopliosaurus fusuiensis, Spinosaurinae, Spinosaurus, Suchomimus

Subtaxa: Cristatusaurus, Ichthyovenator, Suchosaurus

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Type: Baryonyx

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore