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Duriavenator Benson 2008 (Dorset hunter)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Megalosaurinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 136689

Full reference: R. B. J. Benson. 2008. A redescription of 'Megalosaurus' hesperis (Dinosauria, Theropoda) from the Inferior Oolite (Bajocian, Middle Jurassic) of Dorset, United Kingdom. Zootaxa 1931:57-67

Parent taxon: Megalosauridae according to C. Hendrickx and O. Mateus 2014

Sister taxa: Afrovenator, Eustreptospondylus, Poekilopleuron, Torvosaurus

Subtaxa: Duriavenator hesperis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore