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Eustreptospondylus oxoniensis Walker 1964 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Megalosaurinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 53377

Alternative combination: Magnosaurus oxoniensis

Full reference: A. D. Walker. 1964. Triassic reptiles from the Elgin area: Ornithosuchus and the origin of carnosaurs. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Biological Sciences 248:53-134

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

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: OUM J13558, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Summertown Pit, Wolvercote (OUM), which is in a Callovian marine claystone in the Oxford Clay Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 498.0, fibula length 467.0, humerus length 231.0, scapula length 299.0, skull length 480.0, tibia length 479.0

Estimated body mass: 276.2 kg based on femur length