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Baryonyx walkeri Charig and Milner 1986 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Spinosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 53370

Alternative combination: Baryonyx walkery

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

Belongs to Baryonyx according to M. T. Carrano et al. 2012

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH R9951, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Smokejacks Brickworks, which is in a Barremian pond claystone/siltstone in the Weald Clay Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): humerus length 483.0, radius length 225.0, skull length 915.0, ulna length 283.0