Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Atrociraptor Currie and Varricchio 2004 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 132125

Full reference: P. J. Currie and D. J. Varricchio. 2004. A new dromaeosaurid from the Horseshoe Canyon Formation (Upper Cretaceous) of Alberta, Canada. Feathered Dragons. Indiana University Press, Bloomington 112-132

Parent taxon: Saurornitholestinae according to S. E. Jasinski et al. 2020

Sister taxon: Saurornitholestes

Subtaxa: Atrociraptor marshalli

View classification

Type: Atrociraptor marshalli

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore