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Alxasaurus Russell and Dong 1994 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda

PaleoDB taxon number: 64123

Full reference: D. A. Russell and Z.-M. Dong. 1994. The affinities of a new theropod from the Alxa Desert, Inner Mongolia, People's Republic of China. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 30(10-11):2107-2127

Parent taxon: Therizinosauroidea according to H. Pu et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Alxasauridae, Beipiaosaurus, Dendroolithidae, Martharaptor, Therizinosauridae

Subtaxa: Alxasaurus elesitaiensis

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Type: Alxasaurus elesitaiensis

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore