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Porituberoolithus Zelenitsky et al. 1996 (theropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Elongatoolithidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 82631

Full reference: D. K. Zelenitsky, L. V. Hills, and P. J. Currie. 1996. Parataxonomic classification of ornithoid eggshell fragments from the Oldman Formation (Judith River Group; Upper Cretaceous), southern Alberta. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 33:1655-1667

Parent taxon: Elongatoolithidae according to Q. Wang et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Continuoolithus, Ellipsoolithus, Elongatoolithus, Heishanoolithus, Macroelongatoolithus, Macroolithus, Nanhsiungoolithus, Paraelongatoolithus, Spongioolithus, Trachoolithus, Undulatoolithus

Subtaxa: Porituberoolithus warnerensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore