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Variraptor Le Loeuff and Buffetaut 1998 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Dromaeosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 65135

Full reference: J. Le Loeuff and E. Buffetaut. 1998. A new dromaeosaurid theropod from the Upper Cretaceous of southern France. Oryctos 1:105-112

Parent taxon: Dromaeosauridae according to P. Chanthasit and E. Buffetaut 2009

Sister taxa: Balaur, Bambiraptor, Dromaeosauroides, Eudromaeosauria, Halszkaraptorinae, Luanchuanraptor, Microraptorinae, Nuthetes, Pyroraptor, Richardoestesia, Tianyuraptor, Unenlagiinae, Zhenyuanlong, Zhongjianosaurus

Subtaxa: Variraptor mechinorum

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore