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Ekrixinatosaurus novasi Calvo et al. 2004 (ceratosaur)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Abelisauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 65416

Full reference: J. O. Calvo, D. Rubilar-Rogers, and K. Moreno. 2004. A new Abelisauridae (Dinosauria: Theropoda) from northwest Patagonia. Ameghiniana 41(4):555-563

Belongs to Ekrixinatosaurus according to M. T. Carrano and S. D. Sampson 2008

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MUCPv-294, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Bajo del Aņelo, Candeleros, which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial horizon in the Candeleros Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 770.0, skull length 830.0, tibia length 690.0

Estimated body mass: 935.3 kg based on femur length