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†subfamily Compsognathinae Nopcsa 1923 (coelurid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Coeluridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 69225

Full reference: B. F. Nopcsa. 1923. Die Familien der Reptilien [The families of reptiles]. Forschritte der Geologie und Palaeontologie. Verlag von Gebrüder Borntraeger, Berlin 2:1-210

Parent taxon: Compsognathidae according to B. F. Nopcsa 1928

Sister taxa: Aniksosaurus, Aristosuchus, Compsognathus, Huaxiagnathus, Mirischia, Ornitholestes, Scipionyx, Sinocalliopteryx

Subtaxa: Saurornithoides

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Type: Compsognathus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore