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Archaeornithomimus Russell 1972 (ornithomimid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Ornithomimidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38540

Alternative spelling: Archeornithomimus

Full reference: D. A. Russell. 1972. Ostrich dinosaurs from the late Cretaceous of western Canada. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 9:375-402

Parent taxon: Ornithomimidae according to P. J. Makovicky et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Aepyornithomimus, Anserimimus, Deinocheirinae, Gallimimus, Garudimiminae, Ornithomimidorum, Ornithomiminae, Ornithomimus, Qiupalong, Rativates, Sinornithomimus, Tototlmimus, Therezinosaurus

Subtaxa: Archaeornithomimus asiaticus, Archaeornithomimus bissektensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore-omnivore