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Grallator (Eubrontes) Hitchcock 1845 (theropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Eubrontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 131086

Alternative spelling: Eubrontes

Invalid subtaxa: Aetonychopus Ellenberger 1974 (no. 276179), Agailopous Branson and Mehl 1932 (no. 308088), Agialopous Branson and Mehl 1932 (no. 54518), Anchisauripus Lull 1904 (no. 64083), Anchisauripus (Otouphepus) Cushman 1904 (no. 308092), Brontozoum Hitchcock 1847 (no. 67385), Chonglongpus Yang and Yang 1987 (no. 348397), Chuanchengpus Yang and Yang 1987 (no. 348389), Deuterotrisauropus Ellenberger 1965 (no. 133335), Fulicopus Hitchcock 1845 (no. 67437), Gigadipus Hitchcock 1855 (no. 66092), Gigandipus Hitchcock 1855 (no. 96914), Gigantitherium Hitchcock 1858 (no. 67430), Grallator Hitchcock 1858 (no. 64079), Grallator (Anchisauripus) Lull 1904 (no. 133614), Hyphepus Hitchcock 1858 (no. 67046), Kainotrisauropus Ellenberger 1970 (no. 133462), Otouphebus Cushman 1904 (no. 85746), Otouphepus Cushman 1904 (no. 67045), Paracoelurosaurichnus Zhen et al. 1986 (no. 67221), Plastisauropus Ellenberger 1974 (no. 276207), Platysauropus Ellenberger 1970 [replaced name] (no. 133385), Prototrisauropus Ellenberger 1965 (no. 133305), Qemetrisauropus Ellenberger 1970 (no. 133284), Weiyuanpus Gao 2007 (no. 122290), Youngichnus Zhen et al. 1986 (no. 67229)

Full reference: E. Hitchcock. 1845. An attempt to name, classify, and describe, the animals that made the fossil footmarks of New England. Sixth Annual Meeeting of the Association of American Geologists and Naturalists, New Haven, CT. Abstract and Proceedings 23-25

Parent taxon: Eubrontidae according to H. Haubold 1971

Sister taxa: Chapus, Jinlijingpus, Lufengopus, Megalosauripus

Subtaxa: Agialopous wyomingensis, Anchisauripus (Grallator), Anchisauripus (Otouphepus) minor, Anchisauripus australis, Anchisauripus bibractensis, Anchisauripus exsertus, Anchisauripus gwyneddensis, Anchisauripus milfordensis, Anchisauripus poolei, Anchisauripus thomasi, Anchisauripus tuberosus, Brontozoum expansum, Brontozoum isodactylum, Brontozoum thianschanicum, Deuterotrisauropus deambulator, Eubrontes (Brontozoum), Eubrontes (Grallator), Eubrontes (Ichnites), Eubrontes (Ornithichnites), Eubrontes cursorius, Eubrontes fieldi, Eubrontes giganteus, Eubrontes glenrosensis, Eubrontes lyellii, Eubrontes monax, Eubrontes pareschequier, Eubrontes platypus, Eubrontes sillimani, Eubrontes tuberatus, Eubrontes veillonensis, Eubrontes xiyangensis, Eubrontes zigongensis, Fulicopus minor, Gigandipus caudatus, Gigandipus hei, Grallator (Anchisauripus) hitchcocki, Grallator (Anchisauripus) minusculus, Grallator (Eubrontes) divaricatus, Grallator (Grallator), Grallator andeolensis, Grallator angustidigitus, Grallator crassidigitus, Grallator cuneatus, Grallator damanei, Grallator deambulator, Grallator digitigradus, Grallator emeiensis, Grallator formosus, Grallator gracilis, Grallator graciosus, Grallator lacunensis, Grallator lambereshei, Grallator leribeensis, Grallator lescurei, Grallator limnosus, Grallator limosus, Grallator magnificus, Grallator matsiengensis, Grallator maximus, Grallator microiscus, Grallator minimus, Grallator minor, Grallator mokanametsongensis, Grallator molapoi, Grallator morijensis, Grallator moshoeshoei, Grallator olonensis, Grallator palustris, Grallator princeps, Grallator rapidus, Grallator rectilineus, Grallator sauclierensis, Grallator socialis, Grallator ssatoi, Grallator sulcatus, Grallator tenuis, Grallator variabilis, Grallator wuhuangensis, Grallator yemiaoxiensis, Otouphepus declivis, Plastisauropus ingens, Platysauropus robustus, Prototrisauropus deambulator, Prototrisauropus gardonensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore