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Cristatusaurus Taquet and Russell 1998 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Spinosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 65149

Full reference: P. Taquet and D. A. Russell. 1998. New data on spinosaurid dinosaurs from the Early Cretaceous of the Sahara. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences à Paris, Sciences de la Terre et des Planètes 327:347-353

Parent taxon: Baryonychinae according to M. T. Carrano et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Ichthyovenator, Suchosaurus

Subtaxa: Cristatusaurus lapparenti

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore