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Yulong mini Lü et al. 2013 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Oviraptoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 255220

Full reference: J. Lü, P. J. Currie, L. Xu, X. Zhang, H. Pu and S. Jia. 2013. Chicken-sized oviraptorid dinosaurs from central China and their ontogenetic implications. Naturwissenschaften 100:165-175

Belongs to Yulong according to J. Lü et al. 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: HGM 41HIII-0107, a skeleton (an exceptionally well-preserved skeleton with a skull and lower jaws). Its type locality is Qiupa, Luanchuan Basin, which is in a Cretaceous fluvial-lacustrine mudstone/conglomerate in the Qiupa Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore