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Gorgosaurus Lambe 1914 (tyrannosaurid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Tyrannosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 53193

Full reference: L. M. Lambe. 1914. On a new genus and species of carnivorous dinosaur from the Belly River Formation of Alberta, with a description of the skull of Stephanosaurus marginatus from the same horizon. The Ottawa Naturalist 28:13-20

Parent taxon: Tyrannosauridae according to J. Lu et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Albertosaurinae, Albertosaurus, Ornithomimus grandis, Tarbosaurus, Tyrannosaurinae, Tyrannosauripus, Yezosaurus

Subtaxa: Gorgosaurus libratus

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Type: Gorgosaurus libratus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore