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Sarcosaurus Andrews 1921 (coelophysoid)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 55544

Full reference: C. W. Andrews. 1921. On some remains of a theropodous dinosaur from the Lower Lias of Barrow-on-Soar. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, series 9 8:570-576

Parent taxon: Coelophysoidea according to M. T. Carrano et al. 2005

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

Subtaxa: Sarcosaurus woodi

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore