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Megaraptor namunhuaiquii Novas 1998 (allosauroid)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Neovenatoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 65425

Alternative combinations: Megaraptor namuhnuaiquii, Megaraptor namunhaiquii

Full reference: F. E. Novas. 1998. Megaraptor namunhuaiquii, gen. et sp. nov., a large-clawed, Late Cretaceous theropod from Patagonia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 18(1):4-9

Belongs to Megaraptor according to J. D. Porfiri et al. 2014

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MCF-PVPH 79, a set of postcrania. Its type locality is Megaraptor type, Sierra del Portezuelo, which is in a Turonian/Coniacian terrestrial horizon in the Portezuelo Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): ulna length 332.0