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Murusraptor barrosaensis Coria and Currie 2016 (allosauroid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Neovenatoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 345445

Full reference: R. A. Coria and P. J. Currie. 2016. A new megaraptoran dinosaur (Dinosauria, Theropoda, Megaraptoridae) from the Late Cretaceous of Patagonia. PLoS ONE 11(7):e0157973:1-53

Belongs to Murusraptor according to R. A. Coria and P. J. Currie 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MCF-PVPH-411, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Sierra Barrosa (ACDP), which is in a Campanian/Campanian fluvial sandstone in the Anacleto Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore