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†superfamily Coelophysoidea Holtz, Jr. 1994 (coelophysoid)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 55476

Full reference: T. R. Holtz, Jr. 1994. The phylogenetic position of the Tyrannosauridae: implications for theropod systematics. Journal of Paleontology 68(5):1100-1117

Parent taxon: Neotheropoda according to D. M. Martill et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Averostra, Coelophysidae, Dinoaves, Dracovenator, Liliensternus, Tachiraptor, Zupaysaurus

Subtaxa: Dilophosaurus, Dolichosuchus cristatus, Dracoraptor, Gojirasaurus, Longosaurus, Lophostropheus, Podokesauridae, Procompsognathus, Sarcosaurus, Sarcosaurus andrewsi, Segisaurus, Syntarsus

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore