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Byronosaurus jaffei Norell et al. 2000 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Troodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 57020

Full reference: M. A. Norell, P. J. Makovicky, and J. M. Clark. 2000. A new troodontid theropod from Ukhaa Tolgod, Mongolia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 20(1):7-11

Belongs to Byronosaurus according to G. S. Bever and M. A. Norell 2009

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IGM 100/983, a skull. Its type locality is Ankylosaur Flats, Ukhaa Tolgod, which is in a Campanian eolian sandstone in the Djadokhta Formation of Mongolia.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore