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Pterospondylus Jaekel 1914 (ceratosaur)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 56384

Full reference: O. Jaekel. 1914. Über die Wirbeltierfunde in der oberen Trias von Halberstadt [On the vertebrate remains in the Upper Triassic of Halberstadt]. Paläontologische Zeitschrift 1(1):155-215

Parent taxon: Ceratosauria according to R. S. Tykoski and T. E. Rowe 2004

Sister taxa: Abelisauroidea, Berberosaurus, Betasuchus, Ceratosauridae, Ceratosauroidea, Ceratosaurus, Ceratosaurus roechlingi, Deltadromeus, Dolichosuchus, Elaphrosaurus, Genyodectes, Labrosaurus stechowi, Limusaurus, Megalosaurus meriani, Neoceratosauria, Orthogoniosaurus, Spinostropheus, Velocipes

Subtaxa: Pterospondylus trielbae

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Type: Pterospondylus trielbae

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore